Acting In Los Angeles pt. 1, The Business Of Acting
The only one of its kind on the market, the Canadian edition of The Business Of Acting in Los Angeles lifts the curtain on what it’s really like to pursue acting as a foreigner in the entertainment capital of the world.
Jam-packed with resources, this e-book addresses local business practices (casting directors and agents) and the industry’s culture, as well as the different reality Canadian actors must adapt to in order to work and succeed in Los Angeles. Since Los Angeles has the biggest acting market on the planet, this e-book is a must for those who are serious about acting in any market.
This entire four-part-series is a bible for newly-arrived Canuck actors, as well as those who are currently in the process of applying for their work visas. It’s even helpful for actors who plan on applying for a visa in the future. Aside from the business of acting in Los Angeles, the books cover immigration visas for actors (O-1s and EB-1s or green cards), cross-border accounting for the working actor, and the nuts and bolts of relocating to Los Angeles (finding a home, importing cars, etc.)
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The only one of its kind on the market, the Canadian edition of Establishing A New Home tackles the nitty-gritty of moving to Los Angeles.
The e-book details all the steps newly-arrived Canucks must take to establish themselves; from the tedious (driving, importing cars and belongings, setting up utilities), to the practical (currency exchange), to the exciting (the scoop about Los Angeles neighborhoods).
Establishing a New Home is an important resource for those who are in the process of moving, or for those who plan on working and/or living in the United States in the future.
To best alleviate the stress of moving, Canadian actors should purchase this e-book shortly after acquiring their American work visas.
The only one of its kind on the market, the Canadian edition of American Work Visas breaks down some of the legal language surrounding work visas, details of what it takes to acquire one, and outlines the economic and employment implications of visas on both sides of the border.
This e-book is an important guide for those who plan on applying for work visas in the future, but it is also a critical resource for newly-arrived Canuck actors who aren’t clear about the ramifications of possessing an American work visa. To capitalize on consultations with cross-border accountants about working in Los Angeles, Canadian actors should purchase this e-book prior to speaking with them.
This e-book is a companion to Acting In Los Angeles pt. 3: Cross-Border Taxes, as visas have an important impact on finances. This entire four-part-series is a bible for newly arrived Canuck actors.
The only one of its kind on the market, the Canadian edition of Cross-Border Taxes addresses the various economic implications of working and/or living in the United States as a Canadian actor.
The e-book also sheds light on Canadian RRSPs, tax withholding, and what tax forms actors should be getting at the end of the year on both sides of the border (as well as how to get them).
A manual for newly-arrived Canuck actors, and for those who plan on working and/or living in the United States in the future, the e-book breaks down complex financial and taxation concepts into accessible language.
This e-book is a companion to Acting In Los Angeles pt. 2: American Work Visas. To capitalize on consultations with cross-border accountants about working in Los Angeles, Canadian actors should purchase it prior to speaking with them.