2017, Year of Investing in Indian Real Estate

Posted on July 10, 2017

After the Real Estate Regulatory Act (RERA) and Benami Bill have been passed by the Indian Government, the real estate landscape in India is looking very attractive to the Non-Resident Indian (NRI) ... Read More

International Travelers to India Can Claim GST Refund

Posted on July 06, 2017

With the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill in place in India, there is now a systematic, linear taxation process implemented which allows for a transparent, and simpler format. This also brings along ... Read More

Persons of Indian Origin Who Served Foreign Military Excluded From OCI Status

Posted on July 05, 2017

An inter-ministerial committee from the Indian Ministry of External Affairs has decided against giving the Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) status to individuals who may have served a foreign military ... Read More

Indian Travelers To Get Expedited Security Screening & Clearance Under The US Global Entry Program

Posted on July 03, 2017

Under the “U.S. and India Travel and Tourism Partnership Year” of 2017, the US government has admitted India into its Global Entry program that allows expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk ... Read More

After-Effects Of The Goods & Services Tax (GST) Bill On NRIs

Posted on June 30, 2017

Being implemented on July 1, 2017 the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill is the biggest tax reform India has seen in over 20 years. This new bill will bring the multitude of central and state taxes ... Read More

More Efficient, Navigation-Friendly Form I-485 Released By USCIS

Posted on June 29, 2017

The Unites States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has released a newly revised Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status (Form I-485). This will go into permanent ... Read More

Travelers with Green Card or US Visa Eligible For Visa-On-Arrival at UAE Airports

Posted on June 27, 2017

Travelers with a US visa or green card are eligible for a visa on arrival in the United Arab Emirates, including Dubai and Abu Dhabi. For eligibility both passport and visa should have a validity of ... Read More