Q: CAN TWO INVESTORS HOLDING ITALIAN PASSPORTS QUALIFY FOR AN E2 VISA? IF SO, WHAT SHOULD BE EACH INVESTOR ROLE?
Do we both have to be involved in the day-to-day operation of the business?
Invest amount: $250,000/$300,000 in a 50/50 partnership.
A: Consult with an experienced immigration attorney. The attorney willed much more information.
It is possible to have two E-2 qualifying investors. The role may be that of an "executive" or "supervisor" or an employee with "special qualifications" or knowledge of E-2 qualifying business.
There are many factors to the final decision and strategy in this regard. They are all fact specific i.e. as to the nature of the business and potential investment/ return.
Please contact an immigration attorney for a complete analysis and strategy regarding your potential E-2 company and structure.
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