Desi Consultants

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Awaiting a pretty decent annual cash bonus soon. What are the ways to minimize taxes on it ?

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For those folks not planning to stay in the US long term, what benefits do we get as return of social security and Medicare taxes deducted from our pay check each month?

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Do you know of any portals or forums where I can post a L1A question for free? Question: If my end date with foreign Deloitte firm is today and my start date with other foreign firm is tomorrow contd.

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Just learned H1/L1s are supposed to fill form AR11 and notify USCIS of any address changes. Never filled this form before. Do you guys fill it habitually? Has anyone faced any problems for not filling

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Does your firm require you to file an LCA for every new client location? I've been having trouble getting staffed on projects because of the lengthy approval process.

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I'm on OPT. Can I travel to home while on a leave or does it need to be a business visit? Are there any visa complications I should be aware of?

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Do your relatives help you with a bunch of stuff in India? Ours hardly talk and we don't have a very assisting culture among extended relatives with random tasks or property stuff. Do yours?

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So is that a no on being able to go to the temple on my period?

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How long does it take to prepare 140 application once PERM is compete?

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A friend of mine is coming out of a bad divorce and trying to start her life over again...she's graduating from a 2 year school, and looking to move into consulting or any administrative

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Is it okay to change location when PERM is processing? Thinking of moving in with my GF just 40-50 miles north of where i live today (same state)

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Uscis is screwing with 5 mnth delay in issuing h4ead even h1 was approved 5 mnths bak. Reached out to congressman's office, raised 5 expedite req, ombudsman enquiry but no luck. Is lawsuit only optio

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So my PERM has been pending for 4 months, does it take 5 months for them to be approved now? Anyone has faster approval timeline?

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I have heard different things on this. I’ve had a GC for little over a year now. When would I be eligible to apply for GCs for my parents and / or siblings? Does this happen only after naturalization?

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My car had an accident in India . Now it is completely damaged from the front and engine is damaged as well . I am running behind insurance and dealer and there is very slow movement . How to deal ?

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Just suffered a break-in. Thieves searched every nook and corner of the apartment and stole all my jewellery. I had kept them stashed within layers of bags that were kept in a suitcase in the cupboard

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Any recent case of H1B transfer getting denied? If yes, what was the reason?

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Hi all, 24Y Female here! Came to the US for my masters directly after undergrad. While leaving India, my parents made me promise to come back after working in the states for a year or two. Contd.

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Has anyone tried the Plank mattress by Brooklyn Bedding? Is it as firm as the ones in India? Looking to get something for my parents who never seem to like the “firm” ones we keep buying in the US.

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Would Indian citizens need a visa for a cruise that has stops in Mexico? This is for my family members, who have US Visa as well as Canadian PR.

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