Hello, I am currently on L1A visa and completing 7 yrs this June (2013) , I wanted to ask whether I can apply for fresh H1 visa this year (2013) and start job in April 2014 . I have to reset my visa so I have to be outside the country for at least a year.I will leave US this month end (March 2013). Please claify if this can be done? Also if there is any other way to reset the visa and also start working ? Other option is to come in April 2014 on H4 (I can come as my spouse dependent) and apply for fresh H1 next year ie 2014, but in this case I will not be able to work until October of 2014.So that is why I was considering the option mentioned above. Please guide. Thanks
You can only apply after the reset.
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