Created by the U.S. Congress, the EB-5 program provides a means for foreign investors to apply for permanent residence in the U.S. by making certain investments in the U.S. Some of the requirements for EB-5 include:
• Invest a minimum of $500,000 into Regional Center funding projects or $1 million into a new commercial enterprise
• Create at least ten full-time jobs for U.S. workers
The Wolf Group is experienced with the unique solutions that these issues present. The firm helps clients navigate the EB-5 process while implementing proper planning techniques to optimize taxes. These services are ideally performed prior to obtaining US residency or citizenship in order to avoid traps or pitfalls. The Wolf Group has a substantial network of attorneys and professionals in all practice areas ready to assist with any tax or non-tax related EB-5 issues.