USCIS has released the current pending I-526 petitions from 2012 to Oct, 2018.
What is Form I-526?
Filing I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur is the first step for EB-5 investors, who have invested or are actively in the process of investing the required amount of capital ($1 million or, if the qualifying investment is within a TEA, $500,000) and provide evidence of creating atleast 10 jobs.
- Petitions pending doubled for South Korea
- USCIS has dramatically cut the pending petitions for chinese which declined by more than half (65%) compared to previous year 2017,
- USCIS lowered the pending applications Vietnam and Brazil
- Total pending petitions for all countries: 14,293