H1-B Visa Lottery and Cap Q and A for FY April 1st 2015 season.
Q: How many cap-subject H1-B visas are available for those using bachelor's degree?
A: 65,000 are available.
Q: Are all of the nonimmigrant visa subject to the 65,000 allotted every year?
A: No, 6,800 are set aside from the 65,000 each fiscal year for the H-1B1 program under the terms of the legislation implementing the U.S.-Chile and U.S.-Singapore free trade agreements.
Q: What about those with master's degree (foreign national)?
A: 20,000 are available.
Q: How many H1-B visas are filed each year?
A: This year, we expect close to 150,00 to be filed. This is why it is important to hire a licensed immigration attorney to prudently plan as soon as possible as April 1st arrives.
Q: What are the critical components of a H1-B petition you should have filed with your immigration attorney?
A: It is critical that you sit with your immigration attorney and go through each of the required documents step by step. There is a procedure and strict requirements by USCIS on how to submit these documents. An immigration attorney who knows how to submit your H1-B package properly is important to ensure that your chances are higher.
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