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Green Card by Marriage to a U.S. Citizen – Complete Do it Yourself Kit

$49.95

Product Description

Features:

You will have access to download this kit and future versions of this kit for 12 months from your date of purchase.

We will email you when a new version is uploaded. You may then log in to your account and download the latest version. This allows you to always have the most recent kit when you are ready to file with USCIS.

Kit Notes:

Latest Version Upload Date: January 5th, 2017

Ordering Notes:

After your checkout, you will be taken to a page with a link to download the kit. it is in a zip file format. You will also receive an email with the receipt as well as the download link.

Please save the zip file to your computer. After the download is complete, double click the zip file to open it. You will see the kit in pdf format, a folder with the sample completed forms, and a folder with the editable, fillable USCIS forms. The USCIS forms do not have any restrictions or security and can be edited and saved using Adobe Reader.

If you forget where you saved it, or if your hard drive crashes, you can always log in to your account at any time to download your kit.

Table of Contents

Overview:

Who qualifies

Who does not qualify

How USCIS determines which applications they accept and reject

Step by Step Overview

Step 1: Completing the USCIS Forms:

How to complete USCIS Form I-130 – Petition for Alien Relative

How to complete USCIS Form I-485 – Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status

How to complete USCIS Form I-765 – Application for Employment Authorization

How to complete USCIS Form I-131 – Application for Travel Document

How to Complete USCIS Form G-325A – Biographic Information – US Citizen

How to Complete USCIS Form G-325A – Biographic Information – Foreign National Spouse

How to Complete the USCIS Form G-1145 – E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance

Step 2: Gathering the Required Supporting Documents

The Required Supporting Document Checklist

US Citizen Required Supporting Documents

Foreign National Spouse Required Supporting Documents

The Birth Certificate:

What do I do if I cannot find my birth Certificate?

How do I order a copy of my Birth Certificate?

What if my Birth Certificate does not exist?

What if my Birth Certificate was never issued?

Divorce Decrees:

How do I obtain a copy of my divorce decree

USCIS Color Photos

Evidence of a Bona Fide Marriage

What if my Spouse and I live apart from each other?

Step 3: The Medical Exam

USCIS Form I-693

How do I find a USCIS Authorized Physician?

What if I am pregnant?

What if I oppose the medical exam on religious grounds

Receiving the Medical exam in a sealed envelope.

Step 4: The Affidavit of Support

Definition of a Sponsor

Definition of Domicile

Using Income to Qualify

Using Assets to Qualify

How to complete USCIS Form I-864-EZ – Affidavit of Support

How to complete USCIS Form I-864 – Affidavit of Support

How to complete USCIS Form I-864 – Affidavit of Support – Joint Sponsor

Sample Employment Verification Letter

Sample Self Employment Verification Letter

Sample Letter From Sponsor – Did not pay taxes

Sample Letter from Self Employed Joint Sponsor

Step 5: Filing the Application Package with USCIS

Correct Order of Documents

USCIS Address and Tel #.

Shipping to the Street Address

Shipping to the PO Box

Lockbox Filing Tips

Step 6: Receiving the USCIS I-797 Filing Receipts

How to read the USCIS I-797 Filing Receipts.

Checking the status of your petitions online.

Acceptance

Initial Review

Request for Evidence

Request for Evidence Response Review

Testing and Interview

Decision

Post Decision Activity

Card/ Document Production

Calling USCIS to check your Status.

Processing Times

What if my case is taking longer than the normal processing time?

What to do if you receive an RFE (Request for Evidence).

How to respond to a Request for Evidence.

Where to send the Request for Evidence (PO Box and Street Address).

Step 7: The Biometrics Appointment

Step 8: The Interview

What to bring to the Interview

What to wear to the Interview

Sample Interview Questions:

General Biographic Information

Education

Meeting Your Spouse

Living With Your Spouse

Questions About Your Marriage and Joint Life

Daily Routines and Activities

Celebrations

The day of the Interview

How to re-schedule the interview

The Stokes Interview

Step 9: Receiving your I-797 Approval Notices and Permanent Residence Card

Applying for Removal of Conditional Residence

Sample Completed Forms:

Sample Completed USCIS Form I-130 – Petition for Alien Relative

Sample Completed USCIS Form I-485 – Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status

Sample Completed USCIS Form I-765 – Application for Employment Authorization

Sample Completed USCIS Form I-131 – Application for Travel Document

Sample Completed USCIS Form G-325A – Biographic Information – US Citizen

Sample Completed USCIS Form G-325A – Biographic Information – Foreign National Spouse

Sample Completed USCIS Form I-864 – Affidavit of Support

Sample Completed USCIS Form I-864 – Affidavit of Support – Joint Sponsor

Sample Completed USCIS Form I-864-EZ – Affidavit of Support

Sample Completed USCIS Form G-1145 – E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance

Blank Editable USCIS Forms:

Blank Editable USCIS Form I-130 – Petition for Alien Relative

Blank Editable USCIS Form I-485 – Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status

Blank Editable USCIS Form I-765 – Application for Employment Authorization

Blank Editable USCIS Form I-131 – Application for Travel Document

Blank Editable USCIS Form G-325A – Biographic Information – US Citizen

Blank Editable USCIS Form G-325A – Biographic Information – Foreign National Spouse

Blank Editable USCIS Form I-864 – Affidavit of Support

Blank Editable USCIS Form I-864 – Affidavit of Support – Joint Sponsor

Blank Editable USCIS Form I-864-EZ – Affidavit of Support

Blank Editable USCIS Form I-693 – Medical Examination Form

Blank Editable USCIS Form G-1145 – E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance