Archive for the Spouse Visa Category

Common Mistakes in Applying for a Spouse Visa to the U.S.

The process of obtaining a U.S. spouse visa and immigrating to the U.S. from abroad is complex and rife with complications for the inexperienced. Some

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The Immigrant Spouse Visa

U.S. Spouse Visa Requirements  To qualify for a marriage visa to the United States, the foreign national spouse must meet the following requiremen

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Retirement Visa to the U.S.

    Currently, there are no provisions available under U.S. visa law that would allow a foreign national to qualify for immigration to

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Spouse Visa Interview – Medical Examination FAQs

Are children required to have chest x-rays or blood tests? Chest X-ray and blood tests are not usually required for children under the age of fifteen

National Visa Center (NVC), Spouse Visa

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I-864 Affidavit of Support Requirements: Establishing Domicile in the United States

A U.S. citizen or permanent resident petitioner must have a U.S. domicile before the U.S. consulate will issue a spouse visa to the sponsored spouse.

Fiancee Visa, Spouse Visa

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Helpful Supporting Evidence for Military Spouse Visas

U.S. service members seeking to obtain a spouse visa for their foreign national spouse will often have available military-specific evidence that helps

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Expediting A Spouse Visa Petition

Expedite Criteria for I-130 Spouse Visa Petitions For spouse visa petitions to be filed or currently pending with the U.S. Citizenship & Immigrat

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Using Married Name on I-130 Spouse Visa Petition

Should I use my married name for I-130 spouse visa petition? If you intend to take on your U.S. citizen spouse's last name and use your married nam

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Matter of Kodwo (BIA 2008)

Cite as 24 I&N Dec. 479 (BIA 2008) Interim Decision #3606 Matter of Francis KODWO, Beneficiary of a visa petitionfiled by Idelle Monique Hamilt

Case Law, Fiancee Visa, Spouse Visa

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Changes to Filing I-130 Petitions Overseas Effective August 15, 2011

Effective August 15, 2011, petitioners residing overseas will no longer be able to routinely file Forms I-130, Petitions for Alien Relative, with U.S.

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