Government Is Slowing H-1Bs By Making Greater Paperwork Requests

Government Is Slowing H-1Bs By Making Greater Paperwork Requests

If your company is petitioning for H-1B visas and it seems like the approval process is taking longer than in years past, it’s not in your head. Anecdotal reports from immigration attorneys are backed up by the numbers: Through November of last year, USCIS issued 40% more Requests for Additional Evidence (RFEs) than it did in the previous year (despite only a 3% increase in visa applications).