Monthly Archives: August 2014


U.S. Immigration Forms

Frequently Used USCIS Forms All USCIS forms (formerly INS forms) are FREE of charge on the official website (linked from the table below). If you visit any website and are asked to pay a fee for downloading or using an immigration form, be very careful! Also forms obtained from non-official web sites may be outdated, and using such old forms may result in your application or petition being delayed or even denied. My advice: Always download immigration forms directly

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I-485 Adjustment of Status

Form I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status, is used by a person in the United States to adjust his or her nonimmigrant status to that of a permanent resident. It is the final step of a long journey to green card. How Long Does It Take to Receive Approval for My I-485 Application? It varies dramatically from case to case, and from center to center. It also depends on your petition category (EB2 vs. EB3, for example).

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