COVID-19: USCIS Extends Response Time for Agency Request

On March 30, 2022, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) extended until July 25, 2022, for COVID-19 reasons, the response time for certain Requests for Evidence (RFEs) and other similar response-based notices and requests, and also filing date requirements for the Type I-290B form. In this article, we provide the specifics of this Biden Administration [...]

2023-09-23T06:21:03-05:00Categories: Immigration News, Other Legal Guides, Others|Tags: , , |

Everything You Need To Know About Alien Registration Number

An Alien Registration Number comes down to this unique seven-, eight- or nine-digit number assigned to a noncitizen by this special U.S. federal executive department delegated to perform tasks related to public security called the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

2023-09-25T05:43:37-05:00Categories: Immigration Guides|Tags: , , |

Form I-130 Explained: What is Form I-130?

Since you stopped by here, you probably wonder how to live and work in the United States. If that's so, you should consider your employment or family relationship options to lead you to permanent residence as the most considerable immigration base.

2023-10-14T16:54:56-05:00Categories: Immigration Guides|Tags: , , , |

The Ultimate Guide To The N 600 Application For Certificate Of Citizenship

If you were born outside of the United States to a U.S. citizen parent, or if your parents were permanent residents (green card holders) who became U.S. citizens, you may have become a U.S. citizen automatically, but you might not have any documents that show this. At some point though, you may need to be able to prove your U.S. citizenship, perhaps to obtain Social Security benefits, financial aid, or a driver’s license. A Certificate of Citizenship can serve as that proof and allow you to access these other government services and benefits.

2023-09-22T22:49:40-05:00Categories: Immigration Guides|Tags: , , |

TN Visa for Economists – Application Process

There are no special TN Visa regulations about Economist occupations so that the guidance can be found in the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) created by the Department of Labors. According to the OOH, economists work on collecting and analyzing data. They also follow and analyze trends and solve economic problems related to resources, goods, and services.

2023-09-24T07:38:27-05:00Categories: Immigration Articles|Tags: , , |

Abandonment of Lawful Permanent Residence – Part Two

Whether the LPR does intend to reside permanently in the US, even though he/she spends time outside the country, is an important abandonment factor. Intent to live in the US includes the intent to work in the US (through employment or a business) or to have an actual home in the US.

2023-09-19T07:01:55-05:00Categories: Immigration Articles|Tags: , , |

What Does Cross-Chargeability Mean?

Cross-Chargeability is the term used for when an applicant charges their visa to the country of birth of a spouse or a parent – instead of their own country. According to the USCIS, for practical reasons, cross-chargeability is used where the preference quota category is backlogged for one spouse’s country of chargeability but is current for the other spouse’s country of chargeability.

2023-10-13T10:12:55-05:00Categories: Immigration Articles|Tags: , , |

What Are Priority Dates?

The priority date determines your place in line/the queue. The priority date, according to the USCIS, is normally that date when the relative or employer of the applicant files the immigrant’s visa petition with the USCIS. You should be able to locate the priority date on the Notice of Action (Form I-797) which was filed on behalf of the applicant. The USCIS officer should verify the priority date “by reviewing the actual immigrant petition or permanent labor certification application.”

2023-09-25T06:45:57-05:00Categories: Immigration Articles|Tags: , , , |
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