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[Q] Can I apply for EB-5 case when I am in H-1B status and own a business?


[Q] I bought and is still the sole owner of a franchise as a H1-B visa holder currently, the biz is on "autopilot" and I don't get involved in actively managing the biz. Would this affect the EB-5 application?

No, you can be in H1-B status and still own a business, as long as you don't actively manage the business.