Disincentives for Foreign Artists Performing in the United States

This blog post from the Milwaukee Irish Fest explains the challenges facing foreign artists who which to tour in the US.

Milwaukee Irish Fest will present its 37th annual festival in August 2017. As a major purchaser of foreign talent, we are seriously concerned that complying with existing non-immigrant Visa, tax rules and associated costs is becoming an increasing challenge. Most importantly, it is a major disincentive for foreign artists who would like to perform in the US.

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