EB5 Investors Magazine Volume 1 Issue 2 | Page 38

The EB-5 Quota Backlog WILL IT HAPPEN AND WHAT IT WILL ME AN? by H. Ronald Klasko EB-5, like every other employment-based immigrant category, has a numerical quota limitation set by Congress. For EB-5, that limitation is approximately 10,000 visas. However, this does not mean that 10,000 investors can immigrate through EB-5 each year, but rather, the limitation on investors is closer to 4,000 per year, as the 10,000 limitation includes both investors and family members. H. Ronald Klasco 38 E B 5 I n v e s to r s M ag a z i n e