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cover letter for the I-130

#1 WHsoulmates

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Posted 05 May 2008 - 12:41 AM

hi everyone, i hope all of u r doing ok ,plz check with us this cover letter we r going to use :

To Whom It May Concern:

Enclosed please find the form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative for Houssem Ajjel and supporting documents.

Contents of packet includes:
• Application Fee. $355.00
•Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative
-Attachment: stating mailing and physical addresses for both the petitioner and beneficiary
•Documents establishing petitioner’s US citizenship
-Certified copy of birth certificate
-Copy of non-expired US passport
•Certified copy of marriage certificate. (English translated, French translated)
•Copy of marriage certificate (Arabic)
•Certified copy of divorce decree from petitioner
•Form G-325A, Biographic Information (all four pages) with photo of the petitioner
•Form G-325A, Biographc Information (all four pages) with photo of beneficiary
•Evidence of the bona fides of the marital relationship
-Copies of three affidavits
-Proofs of ongoing relationship
-Photographs
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#2 HLM

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Posted 05 May 2008 - 06:38 AM

Thats perfect! u got everything right good.gif may Allah be with u ..
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#3 simple_male

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Posted 05 May 2008 - 09:13 AM

QUOTE (WHsoulmates @ May 5 2008, 01:41 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
hi everyone, i hope all of u r doing ok ,plz check with us this cover letter we r going to use :

To Whom It May Concern:

Enclosed please find the form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative for Houssem Ajjel and supporting documents.

Contents of packet includes:
• Application Fee. $355.00
•Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative
-Attachment: stating mailing and physical addresses for both the petitioner and beneficiary
•Documents establishing petitioner’s US citizenship
-Certified copy of birth certificate
-Copy of non-expired US passport
•Certified copy of marriage certificate. (English translated, French translated)
•Copy of marriage certificate (Arabic)
•Certified copy of divorce decree from of petitioner petitioner's previous marriage
•Form G-325A, Biographic Information (all four pages) with photo of the petitioner
•Form G-325A, Biographc Information (all four pages) with photo of beneficiary
•Evidence of the bona fides of the marital relationship
-Copies of three affidavits
-Proofs of ongoing relationship
-Photographs
thanks for ur care smile.gif


Looks good. Make sure, you address the cover letter to appropriate USCIS center and then address as Dear Sir/Madam.

May 5, 2008

USCIS
xxxx Service Center
xxxxxx
xxxxxx

Subject: I-130 petition

Dear Sir/Madam:

Enclosed please find........

--------------------

-------------------

Please feel free to contact me, if you have any questions. Thank you very much for your help.

Sincerely,

Signature

Name
Address
Phone No
Email Address

Another thing: When you send petitioner's proof of US Citizenship you can either send the certified birth certificate or copy of non-expired US passport. You don't need to send both, just send either one. Also please see a minor change in the bold letters in your sample letter. Hope my reply is helpful to you.

Edited by simple_male, 05 May 2008 - 09:32 AM.

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I-130 Timeline with USCIS:
It took 92 days for I-130 to get approved from the filing date
NVC Process of I-130:
It took 78 days to complete the NVC process
Interview Process at The U.S. Embassy
Interview took 223 days from the I-130 filing date. Immigrant Visa was issued right after the interview

#4 Tunisia216

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Posted 05 May 2008 - 10:25 AM

I sent you a copy of my cover letter, I hope that helps - Looks like you got it all right, but as simple_male said, don't forget to put in the address of the center you are sending to and yours at the bottom!
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#5 MumtazG38

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Posted 21 January 2009 - 09:22 PM

QUOTE (simple_male @ May 5 2008, 09:13 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE (WHsoulmates @ May 5 2008, 01:41 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
hi everyone, i hope all of u r doing ok ,plz check with us this cover letter we r going to use :

To Whom It May Concern:

Enclosed please find the form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative for Houssem Ajjel and supporting documents.

Contents of packet includes:
• Application Fee. $355.00
•Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative
-Attachment: stating mailing and physical addresses for both the petitioner and beneficiary
•Documents establishing petitioner’s US citizenship
-Certified copy of birth certificate
-Copy of non-expired US passport
•Certified copy of marriage certificate. (English translated, French translated)
•Copy of marriage certificate (Arabic)
•Certified copy of divorce decree from of petitioner petitioner's previous marriage
•Form G-325A, Biographic Information (all four pages) with photo of the petitioner
•Form G-325A, Biographc Information (all four pages) with photo of beneficiary
•Evidence of the bona fides of the marital relationship
-Copies of three affidavits
-Proofs of ongoing relationship
-Photographs
thanks for ur care smile.gif


Looks good. Make sure, you address the cover letter to appropriate USCIS center and then address as Dear Sir/Madam.

May 5, 2008

USCIS
xxxx Service Center
xxxxxx
xxxxxx

Subject: I-130 petition

Dear Sir/Madam:

Enclosed please find........

--------------------

-------------------

Please feel free to contact me, if you have any questions. Thank you very much for your help.

Sincerely,

Signature

Name
Address
Phone No
Email Address

Another thing: When you send petitioner's proof of US Citizenship you can either send the certified birth certificate or copy of non-expired US passport. You don't need to send both, just send either one. Also please see a minor change in the bold letters in your sample letter. Hope my reply is helpful to you.


Do we still need to provide beneficiary's/relatives birth cert. or passport copy? I read in the guides that this is not required any more?
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USCIS *CR-1*
Service Center : California Service Center
02-17-09 : I-130 Sent
02-18-09 : Received
02-24-09 : NOA1
02-27-09 : NOA1 HC
03-16-09 : NOA2

NVC
04-08-09 : C# Assigned
04-10-09 : DS-3032/AOS GEN
04-12-09 : DS-3032 emailed
04-21-09 : DS-3032 accpt
04-21-09 : AOS PAID
04-21-09 : IV bill GEN
04-28-09 : IV bill PAID
05-11-09 : IV pkg sent(NVC)
05-13-09 : Delivered
05-15-09 : Review(RFE)
07-24-09 : AOS pkg sent to NVC
07-27-09 : Delivered
07-28-09 : Review (RFE)
08-12-09 : Review
08-18-09 : Sign in Failed
08-19-09 : case complete
09-01-09 : Interview Scheduled

Embassy
09-14-09 : Forward Case
09-15-09 : Medical
09-19-09 : Case Received
10-16-09 : Visa Interview
11-14-09 : V.I.H
11-27-09 : POE (JFK, NY) = 9m 10d^^

COMPLETE TIMELINE LOCATED HERE. CLICK ABOUT ME.

Ya Ali Madad!
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#6 CrossBorder

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Posted 07 February 2011 - 10:18 AM

Here's a sample of my cover letter for the Form I-130 Petition (CR-1 Visa):
Cover Letter

Thanks,

Mark
Cross Border Marriage
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