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June 03, 2020

Tax-Filing Information

Federal and State Tax Deadlines Extended until July 15

If you were physically in the U.S. in F or J status anytime between January 1 - December 31, 2019 you will be required to send at least one form to the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS), even if you had no income. Although US. income tax law is complex, we provide resources and tax workshops to demystify the process and help you comply with your federal (and possibly) state tax obligations. 

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May 29, 2020

Presidential Proclamation Suspends Entry to the US from Brazil

This proclamation, predicated on the risk of transmitting novel coronavirus, suspends the entry into the United States, as immigrants or nonimmigrants, of all aliens who were physically present within the Federative Republic of Brazil during the 14-day period preceding their entry or attempted entry. Read more.