<i>Dear Workforce</i> Who’s Paying Immigration Filing Fees
How are other companiesin the high-tech field and beyond handling the payment of immigration filingfees for current employees with expired H1-Bs or those interested in obtaining aGreen Card?
As a rule, manycompanies are paying for most if not all of the fees associated with theiremployees' Green Card filings.
This is a good faith effortto show the company's commitment to the employee. In return, the companywill get the employee to sign a document stating that the employee will beresponsible to pay back the costs if the employees terminates employment within(generally) two years of the receipt of the Green Card.
SOURCE: Mike Sweeny, T. Williams Consulting, Collegeville, PA.
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