How can I open a bank account for an LLC ? I'm on my H4 visa . And what taxes will the LLC attract ?

I want to open an LLC but I will not be employed by it . I want a working bank account in the name of the LLC . I'm on my H4 visa . Is it legal ?

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Woojin Won

Woojin Won

Immigration Attorney - Fort Lee, NJ

If you just want to establish a limited liability company, you are allowed to do so. However, you are not allowed to work for that LLC unless you get a proper employment authorization from USCIS.

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Samuel Patrick Ouya Maina

Samuel Patrick Ouya Maina

Immigration Attorney - San Francisco, CA

I agree with my colleague

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J Charles Ferrari

J Charles Ferrari

Immigration Attorney - Los Angeles, CA

You are not allowed to work in the US, whether that work is paid or unpaid.

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