EB-5 Updates

New Census Tract Data Released: What it Means for Your EB-5 Project

In announcing the new TEA rules in late 2019, USCIS did not provide one specific set of data that petitioners can use to demonstrate TEA eligibility. USCIS does state that unemployment data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community … Read More

FAQ: Coronavirus and EB-5 TEAs

As unemployment claims rise and uncertainty about the near-term and long-term impacts abound, we are getting a lot of questions about how the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) will impact high unemployment EB-5 TEAs (COVID-19 will not have any significant impact on … Read More

New TEA Rules – Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Under the new TEA rules[1] (as of November 21, 2019) USCIS is no longer accepting TEA certifications from the individual states, and is instead requiring that I-526 petitions contain separate evidence that a Project qualifies as a TEA and will … Read More