December 15, 2017

Can The Police Search Through Your Car Without A Warrant?

What to do if you get stopped by a police officer? First of all, do not panic. Know your First Amendment rights. Be also aware that […]
December 15, 2017

Foreign Buyers and Obtaining a Mortgage

Foreign buyers who contribute for the majority of real estate purchases in major cosmopolitan areas, such as Miami, San Francisco, New York City and Los Angeles, […]
November 6, 2017

BRAZILIAN TAX AUDITORS: UPCOMING SUPERVISION FOR THE SECOND HALF OF 2017

BRAZILIAN TAX AUDITORS: UPCOMING SUPERVISION FOR THE SECOND HALF OF 2017 by Marcelo Castro Alves Property abroad (ex: Miami) but not listed in the tax returns […]
October 30, 2017

Fifty Countries Started Automatic Fiscal Data Exchange as of September 30, 2017

Fifty Countries Started Automatic Fiscal Data Exchange as of September 30, 2017 by Marcelo Castro Alves Fifty countries started automatically exchanging tax information for their residents, […]
October 2, 2017

Brazilian who owes to the IRS (American tax revenue) is subject to the customs approach and can be targeted in the U.S.

  Brazilian who owes to the IRS (American tax revenue) is subject to the customs approach and can be targeted in the U.S. By Drummond, Boston, […]
September 22, 2017

Dealing With Post-Hurricane Damage

The first step towards storm recovery is to call your insurance provider. Have property images/videos readily available to demonstrate property damages. Be aware of your owed […]
September 19, 2017

Get Paid With Hurricane Claims

We are now in the recovery stage of Hurricane Irma.   The first 30 to 60 days post-storm are critical in ensuring coverage for your property damage […]
August 16, 2017

Family-Based Immigration

U.S. citizens or Green Card holders may file immigration-based petitions on behalf of their family members, including spouses, parents, and children. For spouses of US citizens, […]
August 16, 2017

Does Travel Outside the United States Affect Your Permanent Residence?

Permanent residents are free to travel outside the United States; temporary travel, depending on its duration, does not affect permanent immigration status. The purpose and duration […]
July 27, 2017

Reasons Why You Need a Title Company and a Qualified Real Estate Lawyer Before Buying a Property

Type of Property. Buying commercial real estate can be a lot more complicated than buying a residential property. Various factors which may contribute to the complications […]
June 14, 2017

An Athlete’s Path to US Immigration – P-1 Visa

In Brazil, being involved in sports leads to attractive professional opportunities and the chance for a dynamic international career. Moreover, being involved in sports gives one […]
May 19, 2017

”Start-Up” L-1 Visa Status

The L-1 applicant must prove a relationship between the petitioning US business and a foreign entity. Sufficient physical office space must be secured for the US […]
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