I 'am a tax accountant & got an offer in US. But company not sponsoring H1B visa. Can I go in B 2 visa & later convert in H1B

Asked over 1 year ago - Ambia, IN

Tax accountant with experience of 15 years in dealing with international taxation and transfer pricing.

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . No, you can not work on a B-2 visitor visa.

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  2. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . No. While technically possible, it would be a visa fraud.

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  3. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . No.

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  4. Lalita Haran

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    Answered . Gosh, NO.
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