Career Digest - Mar 2020
All about Entrepreneurship
Beyond employment, there are income opportunities available to undocumented students that do not require DACA/TPS. Here are some resources to help you learn how to make the most of these opportunities:
First, watch our Alternative Income and Career Options Info Session
Professionals who are DREAMers and supporting organizations shared stories, advice and resources to help you advance in your career and have income, regardless of your immigration status. PPT here

And we've compiled this document with MORE resources here.
Next, check out these helpful guides:

Learn more about what entrepreneurship opportunities are available for you, regardless of your status.


Watch this short film to learn more about the #undocuhustle and Immigrants Rising’s entrepreneurship initiatives.


This handout answers frequently asked questions regarding to worker cooperatives and Limited Liability Companies; check out Radiate Consulting, a worker cooperative.


This guide includes what it means to be an independent contractor, the personal information needed to pursue this option, tax liability, and independent contractor guidelines.

TIP: Join Immigrants Rising’s Entrepreneurship FB Group to market your products or services and meet like-minded individuals
ITIN 101: Everything you need to know about ITINS
Learn the essentials regarding ITINs, including application and renewal timelines and federal tax rules. In this webinar, Francine J. Lipman, William S. Boyd Professor of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas discusses federal tax rules regarding the application, the renewal process and important things to consider for the Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN).
Lastly, planning to attend grad school? Learn about how you can access free test prep courses through our partnership with Kaplan!
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