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Working in the United States as a Canadian

It is necessary for any foreign national, including Canadian citizens, to obtain a work visa before they can legally work in the United States for a United States employer. A work visa application is not an easy one, and there are strict requirements that must be met in order for an individual to be accepted. […]

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Working in The United States As A Canadian Citizen

Despite the United States’ and Canada’s close relationship, citizens of both countries still require a work permit or work visa to obtain work in the other country, as so almost all other foreign nationals. While there are a few exceptions, if you are a Canadian citizen who has a job offer in the United States […]

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How to Get a US Work Visa for Canadians

Can a Canadian work in the United States? The answer is, yes! However, like every foreign national who wishes to work in the United States, they do require a work visa. But Canadians are usually luckier than other foreign nationals because there are more opportunities for them to obtain a work visa for the United […]

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FAQ: President Obama’s New Immigration Policy

As many as 1.7 million young immigrants without documentation who came to the US as children can now apply for work permits and two-year deportation deferrals thanks to an executive order issued by President Barack Obama in June, 2012.  There are, however, some misconceptions about this new policy.  Below are answers to five of the […]

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What Do I Need to Attend a Meeting in the United States?

Not everyone who visits the United States temporarily for business reasons is actually working in the United States for a United States employer or being paid by one. If you were working in the United States and being paid by a US Employer, you would require a United States Work Permit. However, if you are […]

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How Can I Get a TN Visa?

  What is a TN Visa? A TN Visa is a type of US work visa that is one of the most ideal options for Canadians who want to work in the United States on a temporary basis. When you obtain a TN Visa, it allows you to work in the United States for a […]

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How to Work in the US as a Canadian

How To Work In The US As A Canadian When it comes to working abroad, Canadians are lucky in that it’s easier for them than other foreign nationals to work in the US. If you have a job offer from a US employer and are a Canadian, you might be eligible to work in the […]

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How to Obtain a US Work Visa

How to Obtain a US Work Visa The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has effectively paved the way for Canadians to work in the United States. For Canadians, small businesses and large corporations to work or operate in the states, they need to obtain a US Work Visa. Most Canadians (or Mexicans) will be […]

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When Can You Obtain a US Work Visa Without a Job Offer?

Normally, a job offer will be required of you when you want to work permanently as an immigrant or temporarily as a nonimmigrant in the United States. Some of you have probably heard that not all US work visas are issued on an approved petition filed on behalf of the worker by the prospective employee. […]

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Can Canadians Work In The US?

Yes indeed! While Canadians cannot just pack up and move to the US and work, there are several ways that Canadians can obtain a visa to legally work in the US. The best option for a Canadian who wants to work in the United States may be a TN Visa. That’s because the TN Visa […]

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How to Get TN Visa Renewals

A TN Visa is a type of US work visa for Canadian Citizens who have a job offer in the US. Obtaining a TN Visa is a quick process – usually it can just be applied for at the border. But that does not mean that obtaining a TN Visa is easy. Your documentation and […]

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How to Get a Work Visa for the US

Are you interested in getting a work visa for the US? Working in the United States appeals to many, but first you would need a work visa. It is generally easier for Canadians to obtain a work visa for the US than for citizens of other countries to get a work visa for the US. […]

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Get Your 2013 H1B Visa Application Ready

Now is the time to have an immigration lawyer prepare your H1B visa application for 2013 What is an H1B Visa? An H1B Visa is a type of US work permit that allows foreigners to work “specialty occupations” for US employers. The occupations that qualify for an H1B visa are usually highly skilled and require […]

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US Republican Candidate Praises Canadian Immigration Policies

At the end of September, United States Republican Candidate Mitt Romney spoke highly of the Canadian immigration points system, which is used to determine if immigrants qualify for the Skilled Worker program. Romney said that he doesn’t believe in allowing illegal immigrants in-state tuition to study at universities and colleges in Texas, but instead thinks […]

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US Work Visa for Canadian approved after 2 other lawyers couldn’t help

Hello Amandine, I’m sorry it took so long, but my life has been so crazy since I decided to move and work in New jersey. I really appreciate the work you all done for me at Visaplace. First when I started the process, I was turn down by another firm, in fact by 2 other […]

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