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Previous expats with expired Texas license

How does an expat from Ireland returning to work in Texas for a long-term project with a refinery, with an expired TX license, go about renewing or obtaining a current license? Does he have to go ...
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Diploma translated to English in Germany

Is it generally admissible to apply to German masters programs that are taught in English with diploma that is apostiled and translated to English? I haven't yet gotten it translated, but should it be ...
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Can my US-born adult daughter apply for a British passport?

I was born in British India in 1940 to an Indian father and British mother. Although my mother was British born, she nevertheless applied for me to become a British citizen by naturalization when I ...
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Family Based Green card Application, From I-140 needed?

I applied for a family based green card (concurrently filed I-130, I-485, I-131 and I-765), did I need to submit form I-140 as well?
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Canceling Medicare Part B from abroad

My brother's retired and is volunteering in Gambia. He is about to be charged the IRMAA (Income-related Monthly Adjustment Amount) on his Social Security benefit. How can he cancel this as he's not ...
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Pension tax as a Swiss citizen in Germany for less than 5 years

I'm a Swiss citizen who has recently moved to Germany for short term employment (<5 years). I do not speak German. Since I will work here for less than 5 years, I can request to be exhempted from ...
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Seeking a blue card visa, or getting D-type visa first, and then apply for Blue Card visa for Germany

My understanding is: I get a D-type/National Visa from the German Embassy in my country, and once I get there in Germany, I will apply for Blue Card. It was like this until someone told me that one ...
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Automatic Citizenship for EEA children born in UK

I am German permanently living in the UK since 2006, my wife is a non EU / non UK citizen. Our three children were born in the UK in 2011, 2014 and 2017. They hold German passports and I had always ...
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Do I need to inform UK Visas & Immigration about a change of address once I have ILR?

I have Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) in the UK, with a Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) issued in October 2019. The letter that I received with the BRP stated these were the reasons for which I ...
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Remote non-EU worker in Germany (with residence permit), looking to reside in the Netherlands

I'm a Canadian (non-EU national) remote software developer with German residence/work permit. I want to live with my non-Dutch EU girlfriend in the Netherlands who will be going to school in Amsterdam ...
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Immigration authority, foreign authority, alien authority: do these point to the same thing in Berlin, Germany?

Back on Monday, I had my work visa interview with section 81a advance approval document in the German Embassy. My company is in Berlin, so my employer had got the 81a issue document issued by ...
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Surname change or citizenship application: what should I do first?

I am French and have been living in the UK for 12 years. I am married to a British citizen. I want to change my name, to have a double-barreled name with mine and his. I also just passed my Life in ...
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I'm leaving Germany for 5 months on Erasmus exchange, how can I have unemployment benefits and insurance paid?

My contract will be over in February, because I will move to Portugal to begin my ERASMUS mobility. I need to know how can I receive unemployment benefits (I will have worked on a contract for 24 ...
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Taxes for EU/EEA/CH working for a few days in another member country

I'm an EU/EEA/CH living and working in another country in the block, with a local contract for a local company. Due to the covid situation I am allowed to work remotely for as much as I want as long ...
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Since I am unemployed, can I get PR card any faster?

I arrived in Canada on a closed work permit (on GSS) but was terminated in less than a year because of the pandemic. I appeared for IELTS over and over again, and eventually got picked up in express ...
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Do I need to be physically present in the U.S. when the H-1B extension is filed with USCIS?

My initial 3 years H-1B is about to expire. I will have to start the extension process for my H-1B in the upcoming months. I'm thinking about traveling internationally and it might not be easy to ...
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Where can EU residency permit holders travel to outside the EU?

I am wondering, where can EU residency permit holders travel to outside the EU without a visa? some counties like Mexico for example, allows anyone to visit if they hold a Schengen visa/Schengen state ...
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International student trying to understand UK Citizenship

I am an International (non EU) student in the UK. I am about to finish my 4th year of study. My question is: given my above background, how long do I have to be in the UK before I can apply for ...
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Working from Outside EU while being Employed in Germany

I work for a German Company with a German Blue Card. I plan to visit India for 3 months. Out of this 3 months 7 weeks would be Vacation. But the rest of the Time I will be Working from home. So my ...
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Contract work on Talent Passport – European Union Blue Card

Is it legal to work on contract work in addition to one's main job while on the passport talent EU blue card? What about while on chomage? It seems it ought to be but I can't find legislation one way ...
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As an international student in France, can I apply for UK's tier-4 Visa (for a PhD) from Paris?

I have received a PhD offer from an English university. I am currently living in France with a student residence permit (titre de séjour étudiant). My residence permit expired on August 2020 but I ...
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Can I hold a UK and EU driving license so that I can insure a car in the UK after moving to the EU?

I am moving from the UK to the Netherlands and will exchange my UK driving license for a Dutch one while we are still part of the EU. After Brexit, can I still claim entitlement to drive in the UK ...
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Has any one had sambo visa experience?

My GF and I decided to applicate for a sambo visa for Sweden but I still don't know what kind of questions they going to ask us. Anyone here had that experience?
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Tuberculosis test requirement for Netherlands residence permit

As per https://ind.nl/en/Pages/General_conditions.aspx someone applying for a residence permit has to go through a tuberculosis test unless exempt by certain conditions mentioned in the following list....
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Working From Home from another Country With Canadian PGWP

I recently graduated from a Canadian University last Summer and thus are eligible for Post-Graduate Work Permit. However, I am currently back in my country and thus have to apply from outside. I ...
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Why might my Charles Schwab ATM card not get fees when involved in a currency exchange?‎

I am living abroad and one tip I got was to get a Charles Schwab checking account as they reimburse international ATM fees.‎ I checked my account and didn't see reimbursements,‎ and so I contacted ...
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Filing for AOS when on B2 extension

I am in the following situation which, I think, if I explain chronologically, it will make sense: My parents came to the United States on a B2 visa on January 1st with the intent to go back around ...
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Niederlassungserlaubnis card has expiry date

So I received my Niederlassungserlaubnis in June 2020 and I noticed that it has an expiry date until my passport (Pakistani) expires. Is this normal ? I assumed that Niederlassungserlaubnis is not ...
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Quiting a job on German niederlassungserlaubnis

So I came to Germany back in 2016 and started working full time for an IT company. I got hold of the Blue card which gave me permission to work and I continued doing so for 3 years. Aftwards I got ...
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Will the transition from a non-exchangeable licence to a full UK one make car insurance premium skyrocket?

In the UK, driving licences initially obtained outside of the EEC and "Designated Countries" are valid only for 12 months after the beginning of residency. They are non-exchangeable [1]. ...
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Do I need to bring an original birth certificate with me when moving overseas?

I have recently accepted a job offer in Japan and am looking at getting my documents in order for moving there to live. Do I need to bring my original birth certificate or will a certified copy be ...
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Working remotely for a company in another country (EU, Switzerland or Norway) while staying in my country (France)

I'm a French citizen living and working in France. I've been doing mostly remote work since March (due to covid-19) and I'm potentially looking for another job, I've seen a couple job offers for 100% ...
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Can I apply for work visa for Ireland and Netherlands at same time?

I have got a job opportunity in Ireland, but I might get a better opportunity in the Netherlands in the next 2-3 weeks. Can I apply for a Netherlands ex-pat visa while Ireland CSP is still in progress?...
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UK ILR rule for switching from Tier 2 general to Tier 2 dependant

I have been in UK for past 2 years on Tier 2 general visa. But now I am planning to switch to my wife's dependent who is also on Tier 2 general. If I switch now, will I be eligible for applying ILR in ...
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Taxe employeur on Blue Carte renewal

I am in France on a Passport Talent Blue Card. It is time for renewal and my current status is that I am working with a different employer than the original one. I switched after 2 years and 4 months ...
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Traveling to Europe on UK biometric resident permit (BRP)

Can an Indian National working in UK on Tier 4 general visa use the biometric resident permit (BRP) card to travel to European (Schengen) countries w/o applying for a seperate visa?
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Stay in Germany after masters degree

I am going to obtain masters degree in mathematics in Berlin. The market in this field is extremely competitive, so I think about "Plan B". How long can I stay in Germany after graduation? (...
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French nationality for grand son of French nationals, when the parent didn't claim the nationality [duplicate]

My great grand parent were both French nationals, my grand mother was born outside of France, but never claims her French nationality due to the lack of a near French embassy, she die some years ago. ...
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Multiple residence permit

I am a non-EU person with researcher residence permit in Italy. While, my wife had a Blue card in Germany. Though, I can travel to Germany on my residence permit however, I want to apply residence ...
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UK tier 4 visa: Language test

I have received a PhD offer from a UK university. Since I do have my MSc from a Canadian university (but I am not canadian), the conditional offer letter does not ask me to provide any english ...
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Taxes when importing a new car from Spain into France

I'm about to purchase a new car. I am spanish, but I live in France (and I'm still learning the language, which means I have a hard time reading the french government websites that cannot pass thought ...
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What happens to my UK driving licence when I exchange it for an Irish driving licence?

What happens to my UK driving licence when I exchange it for an Irish one? I've heard it gets returned to the DVLA in Swansea. Does it become void afterwards? Can I purchase a replacement UK licence ...
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How to request refund of fees from USCIS due to USCIS mistake?

I had to file a form (I-824 for 465$) which was required entirely due to a mistake by USCIS. Since I would not have needed to file the form without USCIS mistake, I would like to request a refund for ...
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Re-establishing Singapore PR status - help needed

I am Singapore PR and during COVID when the Singapore Malaysia border is closed, I am stucked in malaysia. During the lock down period my re entry permit has expire (June 2020) and i forget to renew ...
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What happens to dependents when primary visa holder leaves (France)

I am on a European Blue Card in France that is valid for 4 years. My wife and son are on "passeport talent-famille". I have been having trouble getting anything useful in France and am going ...
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Renouncing your citizenship but the government doesn't accept; can you still get a stateless person passport from Germany?

I'm just curious: It is been claimed here that the requirement of having renounced your current citizenship to get German citizenship can be accomplished by simply applying to your current government ...
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Suggestions required: Work Permit or Blue Card [duplicate]

I am living in Germany for 5 years now (complete 5 years today:-] ). I have completed my Masters in 2.5 years and started a full-time IT job after the degree. It's been 29 months that I am working as ...
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Does a student with no income need to perform tax declaration in Germany after moving from France? [closed]

I am a student moving from France to Germany. I am a non-EU national. I moved to Germany this September and I received a tax identification number (Steuer-Identifikationsnummer). As a student with no ...
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Red white red card query

Just a short background , I have been living in austria for the past 6 years , Finished my masters in 2018 and started my job in a reputable company , I am red white red card holder and will complete ...
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What happens to my German residence permit if I renounce my citizenship? Would it affect my ability to get permanent residence later on?

If I renounce my citizenship for my home country (to become stateless person) while having a residence permit from Germany that I applied using my passport from the very same country, would my ...

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