Apparently, it seems impossible for anyone to be able to open a bank account in a bank in the United States of America, while physically being in India.
The American banks operating in India do not allow you to open a bank account in the Unites States, being here in India.
The United States of America has Patriot Act.
This act puts restrictions over the American banks to open accounts for non-American citizens, to be operated remotely.
You need to be physically present in the bank in America, where you would like to open your bank account, at the time of your opening a bank account there.
The Banking rules in the banks of United States of America.
United States of America is one of the most law compliant countries. The account opener in an American bank has to follow a strict KYC rule or “Know Your Customer” rules.
This process of customer screening is very severe in USA. The banks in United States of America also follow the Anti Money Laundering rules very rigidly.
The person who is interested to open her/his bank account in an American bank in United States of America, must be present there physically, at the time of opening the bank account.
You have to be physically present before the authorised bank officials for your required identity verifications and for completion of all the required formalities, needed for opening a bank account there.
However, your physical presence before the bank officials does not guarantee the opening of your bank account in an American bank if you are unable to provide them with the complete set of required “Know Your Customer” documents, to the satisfaction of bank officials.
Moreover, you will have to provide the bank with a professional reference, to get your bank account opened in that bank, smoothly and fast.
The Provisions that allow you to open a bank account in a bank in USA, while you are in India.
You have different ways to get your bank account opened in a bank in the United States of America, while being in India. These avenues are-
These services will not only help you in incorporating a company in US, but also in opening a bank account there with US Tax ID Number, without your physical presence in US.