US H1B Visa - Indians can Apply three Months before Employment Date

US H1B Visa - Indians can Apply three Months before Employment Date

H1B Visa norms always undergo several changes. The present US administration is strict and vigilant and keen to get quality jobs only for US citizens.

There were a few declarations towards making the whole process smooth for the welfare of overseas persons to apply for visas and enter the country. Recently, the US Embassy has advised Indian aspirants to apply for the work visas 90 days before their employment date.

Indian techies express a craze for working in major IT firms of America. Many choose a path and join Indian managed TCS and Infosys, in projects that operate in a large scale on foreign soil. There is a frenetic pace among them depicting an insane rate to travel overseas. Also in such a visa situation, the Embassy in US has asked Indian visa applicants to apply for the work visas 90 days prior to the commencement of their employment. They can use I-797 form.

The I-797 Form

This form is a document used by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services for communicating with applicants and petitioners to convey immigration benefits.

Work visa issued to Indian citizens is pivotal to bilateral ties between US and India, and the H-1B visa has a huge demand among professionals. It is a non-immigrant visa allowing the US companies for employing overseas workers who possess the theoretical and technical expertise. The technology based companies use it for hiring thousands of employees every year from India, China and other countries. Also presently the Homeland Security has proposed regarding charging a registration fee of $10 on fresh H1-B visas, to offset the costs involved in the process. This will come into force for the forthcoming application cycle that starts from April 1st, 2020.

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