Q: I am a Canadian citizen, with no US residency status at all. Can I start a US corporation, to start a bus/franchise
I want to invest in a franchise, or buy a US business in the southern states. Ideally this will be a business that will have US employees, and we will be passive owners, visiting no more than 180 days per year, to oversee the operations
A: The short answer is yes. A foreign person can own a US entity and hire US employees. If you wish to obtain certain visas in the future based on the company you will have a set of requirements to fullfill. Congrats on your new adventure!
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