We would have liked to begin our summer newsletter with
better news for you. However, unfortunately, the US
government has again provided us with some not so good news
again this month. In addition to the new regulations for the
*Place of pilgrimage for UFO fans* If there is one place on
Earth where aliens are welcome it is the "Extraterrestrial
Highway" in the US state of Nevada. Since a worker has seen
UFOs there a few years ago, the small town of...
*Admission* As one measure of their war on terror, the US
are planning to tighten admission controls at the US borders
drastically. According to Attorney General John Ashcroft,
travelers from countries with a connection to terrorism and
people from certain risk groups are to...
Hundreds of people are sitting cooped up in the dark cabin.
It smells like sweat and urine. It has been smelling like
sweat and urine for days. And like garlic. Many of them eat
garlic. It is said to protect you from seasickness.
TODAY: J-1 Visa for exchange programs/internships in the US
In the second part of this series we are going to be dealing
with the so-called "home-country residency requirement"
(HRR), which may apply to many of you who get their J-1
Here, we will give you a brief overview over the most
important aspects of the US tax code and the inter-country
double taxation agreement between Germany and the US, aimed
at avoiding double taxation. Since the inter-country law of
both countries is difficult to...
*German clubs in the US* The Interessengemeinschaft
Deutschsprachiger im Ausland (community of interest for
German-speaking persons abroad) has a website with a lot of
interesting information about life in the US. It's worth a
Find out more on www.idausa.net
*NOMAD Tours* A tour operator...