/Tag: legal immigrants

Immigrant hopes to obtain legal status through deferral program

By and large, immigrants who come to Los Angeles are not coming here for unsavory purposes. Most just want to have a better life and opportunities that they do not have in their home countries. They see the United States as a land of opportunity where they can be free to live their lives in [...]

By |2018-04-04T14:47:35+00:00March 19th, 2013|Categories: Immigration News, U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Immigrant hopes to obtain legal status through deferral program

Felony ruling on false tax return could deport legal immigrants

A Japanese couple who legally immigrated to the U.S. in 1984 and established permanent residency is being threatened with deportation because of falsified taxes in 1991. The couple owns multiple sushi restaurants in the Los Angeles, California area and admitted to the tax crime over 20 years ago, paying nearly $250,000 in penalties to the [...]

By |2018-04-13T14:47:40+00:00March 12th, 2012|Categories: Deportation & Removal Defense, Immigration News, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Felony ruling on false tax return could deport legal immigrants