Report on H-1B Petitions Fiscal Year 2008, Annual Report October 1, 2007 - September 30, 2008 [open pdf - 806KB]
"The American Competitiveness and Workforce Improvement Act (ACWIA), Public Law 105-277, Division C, imposes quarterly reporting requirements on the U.S. Citizenship and Immigrations Services (USCIS) concerning the H-IB fee and fee exemption. To fulfill this requirement, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services submits the following report to cover the four quarters of Fiscal Year 2008, October 1, 2007 - September 30, 2008. The report provides information on: the number of aliens granted H-IB status; on the number of employers requiring an additional ACWIA petition fee as reinstituted by the H-IB Visa Reform Act and those exempt from the nonimmigrant H-IB ACWIA petition fee; and on the number of employers required to submit the Fraud Prevention and Detection Fee. In all parts of this report, quarterly and annual data for Fiscal Year 2008 are presented. The data contained in this report is accurate as of October 2008."
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services: http://www.uscis.gov/