In order to get a visa small investor E-2 or a work visa for top company Manager L-1, enough to buy a business for sale up to $150 000000 and good counsel. As we have informed, the E-2 nonimmigrant visa allows you to live in the United States for the whole family (husband, wife and unmarried/single children up to 21 years) just so much running the company, in which the family (Investor) has invested. In doing so, the investor's spouse and children can submit application form-apply for job opportunities. However, the L-1 is a direct way to obtain a green card, and purchase the finished business allows you to greatly simplify the process of visa extension for a second year and get the status of a resident.
For example, Florida we demonstrate what kind of businesses for sale, can be the solution to the question of the legal move.
Before proceeding to the examination of existing proposals on the market, it should be noted that approximately 7 thousand businesses is at the stage of sale. Unlike the countries of Eastern Europe and the CIS for sale objects go away pretty quickly — on average for 2-3 months. For liquid objects goes real hunting, and are often sold before they manage to get into any online database. In addition, the specificity of Florida — in high concentration of illiquid objects. According to the most conservative estimates, 30% of business brokers objects presented for sale on the Internet — are garbage.
Businesses up to $500.000 is businesses with 1-2 salaried professionals (or without employee). Often their main value is to rent space in a good location and accumulated customer base and/or presence of valuable contracts with suppliers. We strongly recommend you to audit selected object before closing the deal. As well as an analysis of the possibility and the cost of creating such a business from scratch.
A separate issue is the financing of the purchase of the business for the account of the seller, often practiced (usually in larger businesses). For foreign investors is probably the only way to finance the purchase of business in the United States.
The buyer may offer its purchase conditions, should be provided in writing with justification.
Professional brokers reviews agree on more long-term support stage/training on free of charge by the seller than that offered in basic conditions.
Pay attention to the reason for selling a business is for reliable business, generating a good income, it must be really paying.
Location of your future business is directly related to your place of residence is in Florida, for example, it is not accepted to spend several hours every day on the road. It would be difficult to live in, say, Tampa, and ride every day on Miami Beach. Therefore, the issue of buying a small business should be considered in relation to the place/city in which you would like to live and life style, which would like to maintain.
Documents you will need to deal when buying a business in the United States:
Is the confidentiality agreement.
You'll need to sign it before getting the opportunity to conduct an audit of the business in which you are interested.
In a number of businesses, the buyer is required to experience in this narrow field, while general business management experience will not be enough. You have no such experience, the seller of the business is not to continue the dialogue with you.
-Confirmation of availability of funds (for the purchase of the business).
Buying a business is preceded by the filing of the proposal on the part of the buyer, which is being developed in conjunction with a business broker. It is preceded by a discussion of the business with your immigration lawyer-first, it should check whether the business to obtain the selected category visa, secondly, advise on what conditions you should write in the counter-offer to the seller.
Proposal for the purchase of business shall be in writing and shall be accompanied by the introduction of 10% of the value of the business on the escrow account.
If the proposal is accepted by the seller, followed by the signing of the purchase agreement.
Closing the deal on purchase of business contains a number of nuances. In order to reduce their risks, be sure to use the services of a lawyer and accountant. Appreciate the time that you need to transfer money for payment under the contract, to avoid penalties. And continue to work with the seller after execution of the transaction, the transfer of business occurred smoothly.
1) Cafe-shop in Miami
Cost: $115, 000000
Cash flow: $60,000
Transitional reserves: n/a
The business opened: 2014 g.
The shop is located on the central street of Collins Ave. and sells black and Red caviar, coffees and teas, spices and konditerku. Located on the Plaza with a high flow of visitors.
The facility is leased.
Equipment is included in the cost of business.
The cost of renting premises-$ 4,500/mth lease premises prior to the March 31, 2020, area is 900 sq. feet (or 84 sq.m.). Seller training buyer business free for 2 weeks.
2) gas station in Fort Lauderdale
Cost: $115, 000000
Transitional reserves: $35.000
Premises: rental $500/month for the next 2 years, then $1.000. Area-102 sq.m. Shop and 8 columns of gasoline and diesel under a canopy.
Sells an average of 120 thousand. a gallon of fuel per month with the Commission of 1 cent.
Also includes a Lotto machine shop, cash machine, and vacuum pump. Opportunities for business expansion, in particular, by opening sales finished take-away food, obnalichku cheques, Western Union, slot machines, etc.
Number of staff: 3 person
Support and training: 2 weeks
Reason for selling business: relocation of the seller.
3) Mobile painting and repair cars in Fort Myers
Transitional reserves: $600
Business works with: 2004, 2011.
Mobile workshop, which has accumulated a number of loyal customers thanks to high quality of services provided. Kliantami are both companies and private individuals. Costs are minimal.
Number of staff: 1 person
Equipment: included in the price of business
Training: up to 6 weeks
Reason for selling: retirement.
4) a café-restaurant on the island of key West (Key West)
Cafe on Duval Street, a famous tourist (Duval Street), across the road from the main attractions of the island, attracting tourists. In fact, Cafe take-away food format. Opened in 2015, 2010. and quickly became popular. Now it 26 seats, 12 of which are indoors, and 14-outside. Inexpensive service rental, recorded at 3 years.
Number of staff: 3 person
Equipment: included in price
Competition: directly opposite the beach, is the only Cafe on the street. In this case, is within walking distance and specializes in lobsterah, possibly expanding the range of menus to desserts and beer, sandwiches, etc.
Support and training: owner will assist throughout.
Reason for selling: other business owner in another State.
5) playground, a place for games and celebrations in Miami Lakes
Cost: $130, 000000
Transitional reserves: $1.000
FF&E (hardware): $100,000
Business works: from 2014 g.
A popular playground and place of children's parties, birthdays, parties, summer camps, clubs and after school classes inside a mall.
Good business to easily obtain E-2.
Transitional stocks not included in the price.
Real estate leased to October 31, 2017
Number of staff: 4 person.
Furniture and equipment is included in the price.
Area: 411 sq.m. costs $5,350/month.
Competition: the premium location, excellent reputation, safety for children. Fully equipped for children's games. Business present in social networks and has a beautiful Web site.
Growth and expansion: great potential for the development of its own programmes for children and adults, and at the expense of the celebrations catering.
Possible funding: $30.000.
Support and training: seller will educate and train the buyer and be at the heart of over 1 week. Staff is trained, friendly, behaves with visitors as family members. Licenses, insurance and permits easily transferred to the buyer.
Friends, today we would like to tell you about famous immigrants United States and reasons for their move. We will tell about the way ordinary people who were not afraid to move to the United States and became famous all over the world. Their examples to inspire and motivate, to move forward.
Let's get acquainted with them:
1. Arnold Schwarzenegger (Austria)
In September 1968 at the age of 21 years, Arnold comes to America. By his own admission, at the time, he owned a bad English, and spoke with a strong accent that caused him difficulty. According to Arnold, moving to the United States was his dream since 10 years. In the late 1960 's and early 1970 's he is in the country illegally, violating the conditions of his visa. He begins to deal at the Club, gold's Gym in Santa Monica, California, under the patronage of Joe Vader. In 1970 at the age of 23 years, WINS his first title "Mr. Olympia" in New York. In 1983 he received the citizenship of the United States, retains the citizenship of Austria.
For me, freedom of choice meant the arrival here in America. Because I come from a country where the state regulated economy, from a country where 18-year-old guys are already talking about retirement, but I, I wanted more. I wanted to be the best, but such individualism is incompatible with (European) socialism, so I decided that I need to go to America. I had no money, but freedom to earn. Placing a bet on their inflated muscle, I've managed to build a great business and career in film»
- Madeleine Albright (Czechoslovakia)
The first woman in the post of United States Secretary of State. Madeline was born in Prague, after the occupation of Czechoslovakia with his family emigrated to the United States, where her father, Madeleine was in the diplomatic service, taking up the post of Ambassador to Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia. In 1957 year Madeleine received American citizenship. Graduated from Velleslejskogo University, Faculty of political science and the Columbia University School of law. Then Albright started her political career: Democratic Party activist, United States Assistant of Senator Edmund Muskie, a member of the National Security Council under President Carter, Adviser to Bill Clinton and the first woman in the post of United States Secretary of State.
- Charlize Theron (South Africa)
American model and actress. At the age of 16 years on the Council and the mother's insistence, She participated in a competition of models and it came out the winner. Charlize has traveled all over Europe, and then went to New York, and decided to finally settle. She dreamed of becoming a ballerina, but due to a knee injury, had to complete a dancing career. Charlize the most afraid to go back to Africa, she decided to go to Miami, where she worked as a model. Later she began to make a career in Hollywood, which resulted in success. Theron first born in Africa was awarded an Academy Award for the title role.
- Rupert Murdoch (Australia)
Started business in Australia (the newspaper "The Daily Mirror", "The Australian"). In the year 1968 on mediarynki uk, then United States where purchased or created from scratch publications related to the yellow press and enjoyed great success with the public. In 1979 he founded "News Corporation", which includes all owned by Mërdoku company. In the year 1985, Murdoch bought the film company 20th Century Fox, and in the same year, he received American citizenship. Bought up several broadcasters in the United States, combining them in Fox Broadcasting, and in 1996 founded the Fox News channel. According to Forbes, in 2012 year 106 occupies the first position in the list of the richest people in the world with a fortune of 8.3 billion United States dollars.
- Mikhail Baryshnikov (Ussr)
Mikhail Baryshnikov was born into the family of a Soviet army officer in Riga. After graduation he began to study Ballet in Riga choreography school. In 1974, during the touring troupe of the Bolshoi Theatre in Canada received an invitation to American Ballet Theatre. In 1978 the year debuted in cinema, starring in the role of ballet stars in the film "the turning point"; was nominated for an Academy Award for best supporting actor. In 2005 year opened at the 37th Street New York's Baryshnikov Arts Center. In the early 2000 's was filmed in the popular tv series "sex and the city".
- Pamela Anderson (Canada)
Pamela Anderson was born in the town of Ladysmith, British Colombia. Her mother, Carol, worked as a waitress, and her father, Barry Anderson, was a master of servicing fireplaces. Father of Pamela Anderson have Finnish roots. Her great-great-grandmother was Russian, she emigrated from Russia to the Netherlands and thence to Canada. In 1985 year Pamela graduated from high school and went to physical education teacher in Vancouver. Once at one of the local football matches her captured close-up camera and shown on local television. After that, it drew the attention of the one Brewing Company, which her advertising contract. Since 1992 year began acting in the tv series "Baywatch", which became one of the sex symbols of United States.
- George Soros (Budapest)
George Soros graduated from the London School of Economics and political science. In 1956 began the career of a financier. He arrived in New York at the invitation of his father London friend who had his small brokerage firm on Wall Street. 1992 year Soros earned more than a billion dollars a day. Soros started calling this day, known as "Black Wednesday" — "white Wednesday", and his most celebrated as the man who broke the Bank of England. Soros started charitable activities in education and research.
- Albert Einstein (Germany)
After the Nazis came to power in 1933 year physicist left Germany forever, having left for the United States of America. Soon in protest against the crimes of fascism he renounced the German citizenship and membership in the Prussian and Bavarian Academies of Sciences. After moving to United States Albert Einstein was appointed Professor of physics at the newly established Institute for fundamental research in Princeton, New Jersey. In 1940, he received American citizenship. Einstein in Princeton continued to work on the study of problems of cosmology and the creation of a unified field theory, which seeks to combine the theory of gravitation and electromagnetism.
- Ilon Musk (SOUTH AFRICA)
In 1992 year Ilon Mask finally realizes his dream of moving to the United States, receiving a scholarship to study at the University of Pennsylvania. In 1995 year, Elon Musk moved to California to get a doctorate, but in less than a week studying at Stanford University, as he decided to go into business after seeing how much around promising Internet startups. Your opinion about States successful businessman modernity expressed the legendary quote: "I'm uncannily betrayed America. I would come here from any country. United States is a place where great things are possible. "
They got it, and you will succeed!
Today, many see the E2 visa c double (immigration and immigration not intentions) as an opportunity to move to the United States, because, according to their lawyers, brothers "for the cause" of relocation can be with minimum investments of $ -50th.
By the way, this possibility does not exist for all countries, but only for those with whom United States signed a bilateral agreement on trade, investment protection and navigation. Currently, such agreements are, in one form or another, signed between United States and the following States of the CIS and Baltic countries: Russia (not ratified), Ukraine, Estonia, Latvia, Moldova, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. The agreement with the United States signed Israel, Canada, Australia and Germany.
This visa is not a direct path to a Green Card, however, allows you to live and develop their own project in the United States, and it can be relatively easy to extend. Many lawyers offer mechanisms for switching from E2 to continue obtaining Green Card (most commonly refers to the ability to vosopl′zovat′sâ existing opportunities to obtain green cards were already living in the United States, without waiting for this opportunity outside of America: How then, get a job, get married, get married to win the Green Card Lottery, etc.). However, many are satisfied with the opportunity to live in the United States, not being a citizen of the United States.
According to legislation, E2 is the ability to translate in the United States are also members of his family-wife and children up to 21 years. On the visa they will not be eligible to work in the United States, but again, on the ground can change the status of officially trudoustroivšis′, for example.
Below is the official list of requirements when applying for a visa E2.
NECESSARY QUALIFICATION For A VISA For Investors (E2):
1. There is a proper agreement.
2. Person and/or the nationality of the country with which the contract is concluded.
3. The applicant has carried out or is actively pursuing investment activities.
4. The company is really operating a business.
5. The applicant's investments have significant scale.
6. Investments exceed the minimum required to ensure life.
7. While in Office, the applicant has the right to develop and manage their business.
8. The applicant, if he is a worker, takes Executive/Managing position or has qualified to work in the United States of America.
9. The applicant plans to depart from the territory of the United States after the expiration of the visa E2.
1. The overall package of documents for obtaining visas for each applicant, including children.
2. View DS-156E.
3. Evidence of ownership and control of investment funds (bank statement, financial statements, loans, savings, etc.).
4. Evidence of transfers in the United States (Bank loans, transfers, foreign exchange permits, receipts, etc.).
6. Evidence of establishment of the company in the United States (certificate of incorporation, partnership agreement, organizational and staffing structure, shares, titles, contracts, receipts, license, lease, etc.).
7. Certificate of nationality of merchants (passport, certificate of registration of the parent company, stock kliringi, warehouse receipts, receipt of goods receipts, receipts, contracts, etc.).
8. Evidence of investment in the United States (titles, receipts, contracts, loans, bank statement, etc.).
9. Proof material situation (financial report, audit tax returns of the Corporation or company, etc.).
10. Evidence of break-even enterprise (payroll, IRS Form 941, personal tax returns, evidence of other personal property and income).
11. Evidence that the business is really effective enterprise (annual reports, catalogues, promotional literature, new products and other evidence that may be provided).
12. Autobiography of a visa recipient.
13. For spouse and children E2 visa holders-proof of kinship with the person (marriage certificate, original birth certificate of the child in the original, etc.).
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United States is one of the most developed countries in the world, which consists of megacities, which throbs with life 24 hours a day. At any time of the day, you're seeing a huge number of people and machines. It is difficult to imagine life without a car in this global community.
Travel and work with the car much easier. This will allow you to save time and to get to any part of the United States. All the more so for the US is affordable fun. Of course, you need a driver's license. In our article we will answer the questions: "how to get a driver's license? What organizations are responsible for it? Can I ride with international rights? ".
The Department of Motor Vehicles and Department Of Transportation engaged in registration of a driving licence in the United States. But these organizations are not Federal. You have to be prepared that the requirements and fines will vary from State to State.
5 steps to getting the rights:
- Pass theory. The theory test is not difficult, the rules are very simple, in order not to complicate the lives of road users.
- You must also check the vision.
- * There are also States where a lecture about drugs, alcohol and traffic safety, which will also need to write a test.
- Passing the theory you get student rights, issued for a few months to prepare for the practical exam. To use these rights, there are some limitations depending on the State (passenger, driving in the dark.)
- Practice. Practical exam for rent on your own car. Most pay attention to security and the ability to park.
With regard to International rights, the United States they operate for about a year, depending on the State.
Learn the rules and be careful on the roads!
You can also learn more about life and business in the United States at the seminar "How to relocate to the United States and start a business here?"
United States is a country of immigrants, each 5 American is an immigrant or descendant of an immigrant in 2 or 3 generation. The authorities of the United States supported the idea of multiculturalism in American society and one of the evidence for this is the "Green card Lottery".
The green card is an identity card which allows you to legally live and work in the States. Green card lottery program Visa Lottery, which is held every year by the State Department of the United States and gives the right to become a resident of the United States.
To become a participant of the lottery, you must meet two conditions:
1. Be a citizen of one of the countries participating in the lottery.
2. have a high school degree or 2 years of experience.
STEP 1. PROFILE
One of the most important steps is the correct questionnaire and application photos according to the requirements of the Green card programme (online). Party profiles occurs at www.dvlottery.state.gov resource is completely free. Apply to participate in the draw must be from October to November the year 2016.
* photo application and requirements you will find on the official site of www.dvlottery.state.gov
STEP 2. The RESULTS of the
Each year, 1-3 may, the winner is determined by random. Each participant can check the results online at us site with a unique code.
STEP 3. INTERVIEW
If you win, you must pass an interview at the Embassy. To do this, you must fill in the online form DS-260. Form DS-260 is the site of Consular Electronic Application Center (CEAC), then go to ImmigrantVisas.state.gov and click the "Submit Visa Application and Civil Documents". Statement by DS-260, you must bring the printed confirmation page with you to the interview. Embassy of the United States does not accept handwritten and typewritten statement.
* Be careful! There are fraudulent websites posing as representation of the lottery.
What you need to know about the present lottery:
1. the only official website is www.dvlottery.state.gov
2. registration in this lottery is free of charge.
3. the organizers of this lottery is not associated with the participants or by phone or email.
Learn more about life and business in the United States at the seminar "How to relocate to the United States and start a business here?"