How to extend the h-1b visa

  • Submit the extension request early 
  • Start thinking about the application in advance
    • Do not wait until the last minute to do it all
    • Start putting evidence and documentation together
    • Communicate with your employer about the extension 
  • Which extension do you qualify for?
    • 1 year – 1 year interval extensions for those who have been here past 6 years
    • 3 year – I-140 petition for the EB-1, EB-2 or EB-3
    • Recapturing time – if you have spent time abroad.


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