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CP for GC of Parent of US citizen

Jul 12th 2018
I received the following letter. The priority date is June 02 2017. However, in the Visa bulletin, there is no category called IR5. Also, I am afraid my Priority date is passed (don't know for sure). What should I do and how should I find out the Visa category for IR5 ?

When will the interview be scheduled for my parent ? Also what are the current priority dates for which NVC is scheduling interviews for CP? Please advise.
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The National Visa Center (NVC) received all the...

CP for GC of Parent of US citizen

Assistance with Expediting EAD

Jul 12th 2018
Hello everyone,

I'm in a bit of a unique position and would appreciate any feedback that anyone has to give to help me in this matter. My wife and sent in our I-485 and I-130 in April as well as the I-765 on 6/1. As of 6/13 I am awaiting my I-485 to be scheduled for the interview date, which I was very happy to get considering the time frame thus far.

Here's where our issue arises. I am already working on the E3 visa and my current employer put in an extension for it since it expired on...

Assistance with Expediting EAD

USPS RETURNED A NOTICE TO THE USCIS AFTER BIOMETRICS DONE - NOW I DON'T KNOW WHAT IT WAS

Jul 10th 2018
First of all, hey everyone !

June 1st - Filed AOS
June 6th - E-Notifcations
June 12th - NOA for Biometrics appointment
June 25th - Biometrics done

July 7th (Saturday) I received notifcations via SMS that my case is updated. I got super excited, obviously, but when I checked my case status it said that "On July 2, 2018, the Post Office returned a notice we sent you for your Form I485, APPLICATION TO REGISTER PERMANENT RESIDENCE OR ADJUST STATUS".

I immediately sent an inquiry as requested...

USPS RETURNED A NOTICE TO THE USCIS AFTER BIOMETRICS DONE - NOW I DON'T KNOW WHAT IT WAS

Travel to US

Jul 8th 2018
I am at NVC stage with my IR-130. Canadian married to USC. Can I travel to US to visit family while awaiting my US Embassy interview in my home country? I hope to travel to the US and once I receive interview date, to return to my country to attend medical/interview. I understand a Canadian can visit the US for up to 180 days. The time limit would definately fall into this time period. I would NOT overstay. Does anybody have any advise or experience doing this? TY

Parents Sponsorship on Administration Process.

Jun 30th 2018
Hello
My parents interview was on March 08, 2018. Their file was put on Administration Process(AP). On June 29, 2018 my Mom received a letter to turn in her Passport, but there was no letter for my Dad. My question is can one parent received their Visa while the other parent could be denied?
Thank you.

Parent Greencard

Jun 30th 2018
My father has interview scheduled next week. He is here on Visitor Visa. He is 90 years old and has dementia. No one is there in my country to take care of him. He came here in last may( a year back). now during that visa interview there will be any problem for him. I filed I-130 and 485 at the same time to change the status.

GC for children of a permanent resident married to US citizen

Jun 29th 2018
Hi there,

my wife who is US citizen wants to apply for GCs for my two children living abroad. I have a GC through marriage. It is currently in the final stages of removing the 2 year condition.

1. I keep hearing in the recent months the procedure is getting complicated, taking more and more time. Is this true?

2. As far as I know if we petition while they're in their country of residence, they cannot enter the US until the petition is approved. Is this really true? Are there...

GC for children of a permanent resident married to US citizen

Parent greencard interview

Jun 29th 2018
Need to go to newark with my parents for their green card interview tomorrow. Not sure what to prepare. I made copies of the supporting document. But i don't have the copies of the submitted forms, e.g. I-485, affidavit, etc. When I was preparing for the forms, I simply printed them out from pdf files and didn't make copies. Is it going to be a problem if I go in without those forms? I do have employment letter, past year's tax return, w-2, latest pay stubs to show financial support for my...

Parent greencard interview

Can I (US Citi) adopt my sibbling (Student Visa- US) who is 23

Jun 25th 2018
Can I (US Citi) adopt my sibbling (Student Visa- US) who is 23

Changing US Embassy after filing

Jun 22nd 2018
Does anyone know if one can change the US Embassy that originally was chosen because it is where one lives currently to the US Embassy in the country where one was born. I am a Canadian living in Mexico legally with permanent resident status.
Do you need an address in the the Embassy where you’ve chosen?

uscis asking to proof relation ship with my parents

Jun 22nd 2018
hi i apply for my parents i130 i received RFE asking to proof relation ship with my parents which i submitted their birth certificates and affidavits from my relatives stating that at the time i born they were their as witness and today i received letter again stated that
USCIS IS IN RECEIPT OF THE ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTS YOU SUBMITTED ON MAY 4,2018 IN SUPPORT OF YOUR PETITION .HOW EVER THE BIRTH CERTIFICATE AND AFFIDAVITS SUBMITTED ARE INSUFFICIENT TO ESTABLISH THE CLAIM RELATION SHIP....

uscis asking to proof relation ship with my parents

GC for Parents

Jun 21st 2018
Hi My Parents are in US on Visitor visa. I am planning to apply for parents GC. My sibling who is in US on Student visa and is 23. When My parents file for my sister i130 would his priority date be locked and when they become US citizen they do no have to re-file for her I-130 again? further while parents GC is pending will it impact my sibling to get OPT or any further F1?

Administrative processing

Jun 21st 2018
Hey all


so happy that my interview was successful. Got to say - the entire Embassy experience in London has been the single most enjoyable and speedy part of our entire petition process! I did not expect to be saying this.


My interview was on the morning of 20th June (yesterday). The result was that my visa is successful pending the medical results arriving at the Embassy and being approved.


My medical was on the morning of 14th June - I did try to get an earlier appointment...

Administrative processing

Need help with I-864W eligibility and proof of domicile

Jun 12th 2018
Hi,

We submitted I-130 petition for my wife via DCF in early May and the same has been approved. We are now gathering documents for her interview in Mumbai consulate scheduled for end of the month.

We were going through the affidavit of support requirements and there is a form I-864W (affidavit of support exemption) based on 40 quarters of SSA coverage earned/credited during the course of the marriage for spouse.

Below is a snippet from the I864W instructions...

You have earned or can...

Need help with I-864W eligibility and proof of domicile

Canadian Citizen Married to USA Citizen, Returning to USA Questions

Jun 12th 2018
Well here is my story: I went to the USA in September, 2016 I traveled by land I told the USA Border I was going to a friends wedding which i attended I then went to meet a boyfriend I had been seeing online for quite sometime feel in love with him talked to a lawyer asking if I could get married as a Visitor as I didn't enter with anything other then my Canadian Passport they told me yes

We got married at 5 months ....1 month before my 6 months ran out I went back to the same lawyer asking...

Canadian Citizen Married to USA Citizen, Returning to USA Questions

F-1 OPT to Greencard (marriage)

Jun 10th 2018
I am currently on my OPT that runs out Aug 2018. I am getting married within the next week to a USC. I know i can file for a temp EAD until my green card arrives but the timeline for both of these has been pushed back. Meaning alot of people are actually getting their GC before the EAD because the processing times are getting longer and longer.

I have had several different opinions and comments on this; am i legally allowed to continue working once my OPT has expired. I will have applied...

F-1 OPT to Greencard (marriage)

Canadian Citizen married to US Citizen pending 485/130

Jun 8th 2018
Hello I am a US Citizen and my wife is a Canadian Citizen. while she was living in the US of A with me, we applied for a 485 and 130 concurrently. She just left back to Canada for a short time to be with family and we failed to file an advanced parole document. Since she is in Canada right now what happens to the 485 and 130 forms?

What would happen say if she comes back to the US right now? what should we do? please help! Thank you all for your forthcoming input!

GC pettion filled through family-passport change from india to canada

Jun 8th 2018
Hello,

I am beneficiary of green card application has been filled through family class. Would like to know where and how to inform USCIS about change in my passport as during filling process indian passport used. I got canadian citizenship recently.

F4 Visa Interview Update

Jun 6th 2018
Did anyone with PD from 16 March 2004 to 31 March 2004 receive Interview letter for F4 category (India)? Please update.

i am wondering if i am eligible for adjustment of status or any kind of work authorization or gcard

Jun 6th 2018
Hello guys,

I am son of parents green card holders living in the U.S. unlawfully and i am wondering if i am eligible for adjustment of status or any kind of work authorization or green card.

Thanks in advance

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