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Forum: USA
Jul 1st 2013, 12:45 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 2,032
Posted By le10

Re: Visa applications with DWI arrest in the US

Fantastic ! Many congratulations.
Forum: USA
May 28th 2013, 3:51 am
Replies: 56
Views: 4,178
Posted By le10

Re: The best thing about America

As a general rule....yes

You may be an exception though....many are.

Not shallow minded ( are you saying that people who don't like tattoos are shallow ? How bigoted ! ;) )....merely...
Forum: USA
May 27th 2013, 1:24 pm
Replies: 56
Views: 4,178
Posted By le10

Re: The best thing about America

Yep...l'm aware we have lived in a bit of a bubble here.

US society seems much more stratified than the UK.

In other words, you only get to live in a "nice" town here if you can afford it.
...
Forum: USA
May 27th 2013, 12:55 pm
Replies: 56
Views: 4,178
Posted By le10

The best thing about America

Looks like I'm going to be returning to the UK within 6 months.

Not something I want really, but the continuing uncertainty of visa extension and/or green card has gotten too muh.

Fed up of...
May 24th 2013, 10:59 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 661
Posted By le10

Re: L1-B Go to the Consulate

Ok. Many thanks for your help.
May 24th 2013, 7:58 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 661
Posted By le10

Re: L1-B Go to the Consulate

I believe that because this is a Blanket L1, we don't need to individually petition.

That's not to say we don't need supporting casework though.

Thanks.
May 24th 2013, 7:12 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 661
Posted By le10

L1-B Go to the Consulate

Hi,

I have been advised by my immigration attorney that due to a high level of scrutiny, and denials, associated with L1-B extensions, it would be safer for me to apply for my extension through...
May 17th 2013, 8:45 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 5,147
Posted By le10

Re: Can I get an EB2 Visa?

Hi,

Your CV doesn't really express in what way you are exceptional. Either in technical terms or in business value terms.

If an L1 visa is of interest to you it helps to have a proprietary...
May 16th 2013, 12:41 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 5,147
Posted By le10

Re: Can I get an EB2 Visa?

Without wishing to be disparaging....

.NET developers, even very good ones, are pretty commonplace in the USA

I think you probably need some proprietary specialization.
May 15th 2013, 7:29 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 426
Posted By le10

L-1B Renewal

Hi,

I'm 2 years through my original L1-B visa (expires 24th April 2014).

I believe I can only extend the visa 6 months prior to the end date (24th November 2013).

Is the extension of this...
Forum: USA
Apr 9th 2013, 10:55 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 1,730
Posted By le10

Re: Bears in New Jersey!

Been in Mendham two years. Still not seen a bear. :-(
Forum: USA
Apr 9th 2013, 3:09 am
Replies: 7
Views: 2,483
Posted By le10

Re: Obtaining and ITIN for Children

This is what the NY consulate emailed to me;


The recommended method for those seeking to obtain a certified copy of a British passport to satisfy IRS ITIN requirements is through participating...
Forum: USA
Apr 8th 2013, 10:15 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 2,483
Posted By le10

Obtaining and ITIN for Children

Hi,

Has anyone tried obtaining an ITIN for their kids recently. My wife and I both have SSN's, but obviously the kids don't.

In order for me to be able to secure a deduction for them on my tax...
Forum: USA
Mar 1st 2013, 9:21 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 3,839
Posted By le10

Re: Relocating to NJ - advice on areas

Also....summit (good town)...it's always really busy here catching the train in the morning..

If you can, and it makes sense, look at towns earlier (west) on the line.

Like shorthills, chatham,...
Forum: USA
Mar 1st 2013, 8:59 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 3,839
Posted By le10

Re: Relocating to NJ - advice on areas

I moved to Mendham (just outside Morristown) 2 years ago.

It meets all your criteria in my opinion (rental of $3000 might be a little low though).

However, in my opinion, it is next to...
Forum: USA
Feb 11th 2013, 8:38 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 2,165
Posted By le10

Teenager moving from US to UK schools

Hi,

I'm planning my exit strategy.

In 2 years time my son will have finished his first 2 years at an exceptional US high school in NJ.

It may be necessary for us to go back to the UK at this...
Forum: USA
Jan 20th 2013, 2:48 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 10,449
Posted By le10

Re: Taking a US TV Back to the UK

Thanks guys...

Ian...why would I want to sell a TV (and get half what I paid) in order to buy another one...unless this solution doesnt work well ? TV is less than a year old and cost $2k
...
Forum: USA
Jan 20th 2013, 2:26 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 10,449
Posted By le10

Taking a US TV Back to the UK

Hi,

If I take my expensive US TV (LG 47") back to the UK and used a transformer to adjust voltage and frequency, and then fed a signal to it through HDMI from something like an external FreeSat...
Forum: USA
Oct 16th 2012, 7:46 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 3,112
Posted By le10

Expatriate Life Insurance

Hi All,

I have US (NJ) life insurance through my employer (here on an L1) for $750k
I have UK life insurance through Aviva for 180k pounds. (My understanding is that this insurance is valid as I...
Aug 13th 2012, 5:51 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 3,010
Posted By le10

Re: Getting back in...and family traveling separately

Hmmm...my companies immigration attorneys recommend presenting it...I'll seek clarification from them. Thanks.
Aug 13th 2012, 5:01 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 3,010
Posted By le10

Re: Getting back in...and family traveling separately

Forgot to say of course, that my family are all on L2's
Aug 13th 2012, 5:01 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 3,010
Posted By le10

Getting back in...and family traveling separately

Hi folks,

Returning to the UK this afternoon for a week to see family.

I'm here on an L1-B visa and last time we came back the immigration fellow seemed to imply that my COPY of the I-797 was...
Nov 15th 2011, 1:20 am
Replies: 179
Views: 14,945
Posted By le10

Re: Are We Being Punished ?

Well being the OP, I'd like to comment.... :-)

I am very grateful for anybody taking time out to help me out...I genuinely am.

My reaction to the first response was unnecessary, partly because...
Forum: USA
Nov 8th 2011, 5:08 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,389
Posted By le10

Re: Life Insurance for Expats

Thanks guys...

Just checked with my insurer (Aviva) and they also said that so long as its paid for via a UK bank account, it's fine.

Seems simpler than going through the convoluted process...
Forum: USA
Nov 8th 2011, 4:18 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,389
Posted By le10

Life Insurance for Expats

Hi,

Just looking at life insurance here in the US.

In general terms; do you have to be considered a permanent legal resident to get life insurance ?

Also, anyone have experience as to...
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