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  • I am on H1b and want to start business because my employer will not sponsor green card. can I make green card from my business.

    Actually I am planning to start gas station business. I would be happy if i can get the answer and criteria.

    John’s Answer

    You could potentially do this through another non-immigrant status -- E-2. It would depend upon country of citizenship, the amount and source of your initial investment, and a number of other factors. But it is correct that you would not be able to earn any income from that business while under your current H-1B. Would recommend consulting with lawyer to discuss all your options.

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