April 04, 2019

Beware of Phone Scams and Phishing!

Fraudulent emails and phone calls are a huge problem, and we all need to be vigilant in recognizing them and avoid giving up personal information--and our money! Please refer to the following information to help identify scams and phishing and how to report them to the proper authorities.

March 12, 2019

Tax Season is Here!

If you were physically in the U.S. in F or J status anytime between January 1 - December 31, 2018 you are required to send at least one form to the U.S. tax agency IRS (Internal Revenue Service), even if you had no income. We provide resources for you to comply with your federal and state tax obligations. 

February 28, 2019

New USCIS Form I-539

Form I-539 is USCIS application form for requesting a change from one nonimmigrant status to another, or to extend a nonimmigrant visa status. The I-539 is used to extend the status of individuals in B-1/B-2 status, and the dependents of individuals in statuses such as H-1B, TN and O-1 (not used by Fs and Js).  Read more...