An E2 Treaty Investor Visa allows foreign investors and essential employees to live and work in the USA while developing a business.
What Are The Requirements For An E2 Visa?
The E2 Visa allows investors to establish a business as long as there is a treaty between the United States and the applicant’s country of nationality. The applicant must be invested in the business and also be available to help develop the enterprise.
How Do I Apply?
You must contact your U.S. Consulate in the country of your nationality to apply for an E2 Visa. in Houston, TX. Our office can also assist you in applying for a change of status with the USCIS if you currently reside in the USA.
How Much Money Will I Need?
There is no set dollar amount. It will vary depending on the business you wish to establish, whether it’s a new or existing business, where you will locate it, and the U.S. Consulate at which you applied.
Should I Buy An Existing Business Or Start A New One?
It depends on the business. Establishing a new business takes considerably more work. An existing business, such as a storefront, is more straightforward and is typically generating a profit throughout the application process, making it a smoother transition.