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IF I HAVE TWO SEPARATE AOS FEE BILLS FOR TWO SEPARATE CASES AT THE NVC THEN WOULD I HAVE TO PAY TWO SEPARATE FEES OF $120 EACH OR JUST ONE FEE FOR BOTH CAES OF $120..

LET ME BREAK I DOWN LOL

I HAVE TWO CASES

ONE CASE FOR MY WIFE

ONE CASE FOR MY SON

DO I HAVE TO PAY $240 OR ONLY 1 FEE OF $120 ?

THANK YOU

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FIRST OF ALL I WANNA GIVE A BIG SHOUT OUT TO ALL THE WONDERFUL PEOPLE ON HERE THAT CONTRIBUTE SO MUCH TIME IN HELPING OTHERS GET THROUGH THE PROCESS.

THANK YOU ALL

I got my Welcome packet on June 19th

I chose an Agent for my Wife but was unable to my son (He has a separate case)

Upon calling the NVC i was told that i can go ahead and send the AOS and IV packet from now for review even before i fill out the ds260 and pay the IV BILL.

IS THIS INFO CORRECT or are they taking me for a ride.

I have been going through this Immigration nightmare for 11 yrs and counting and the last thing i wanna do is delay it even more than what it already is.

Thank you

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Thank you so much..

I have been told i can send the AOS AND IV PACKAGES from now for review...

Even before the IV fee is generated..

is that right ?

Correct.

I would recommend to you (if you have not already) joining the thread for the June NVC Filers. Soon they will be closing it and moving to a new thread of July NVC Filers. You'll be able to get your answers quicker and follow along with other members that are in the same time frame as your cases. They will also have an active spreadsheet so you can keep a close watch on what is happening.

Here is a link to the current thread:

http://www.visajourney.com/forums/topic/551109-nvc-filers-june-2015/


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4/15/17: I-751 Packet sent to CSC 
4/18/17: CSC Received
5/04/17: Check Cashed
5/05/17: NOA
5/11/17: Biometrics Notice Received
5/26/17: Biometrics Appointment
4/18/18: Still Pending - Extension Stamp in Passport good for 6 months
8/25/18: Received an 18 month extension in the mail
 
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Have you paid your AOS fee yet ?

Until then, you should not submit AOS&IV packets


USCIS

6/3/2014 - I-130 Sent

6/10/2014 - Received NOA1

7/10/2014 - Received NOA2

11/10/2014 - Called USCIS for status.

12/10/2014 - Result back with case pending due to Security Check

1/10/2015 - Called USCIS for status.

2/10/2015 - Result back with case pending adjudication further review

3/31/2015 - Case approved by USCIS and forwarded to NVC

NVC

4/10/215 - NVC assigned with receipt case #

4/28/2015 - Completed DS261 Choice of Agent online

5/4/2015 - Called NVC to complete review DS261 by phone

5/7/2015 - Received AOS fee and Paid AOS fee

6/4/2015 - Sent both AOS and IV packages to NVC

6/8/2015 - Received IV fee

6/9/2015 - Paid IV fee

6/24/2015 - Received checklist for missing Data Passport Page

6/28/2015 - Mailed in checklist request

7/6/2015 - Completed IV application (DS260) online

7/8/2015 - Received checklist for missing Data Passport Page again and DS260 because NVC lost the package

7/10/2015 - Mailed in checklist request again

8/10/2015 - Case completed on phone with NVC

8/17/2015 - Received email confirmation for case completed

EMBASSY

8/26/2016 - Scheduled interview

8/27/2015 - Received P4 letter thru email

9/14/2014 - Medical Exam Done

9/16/2015 - Interview date- Passed but waiting for Medical exam Results

9/24/2015 - Medical exam results sent to US Embassy

9/29/2015 - CEAC visa status show " Issued "

10/1/2015 - Visa in hand

10/12/2015 - POE Los Angeles, California

LIFTING CONDITION

7/13/2017 - Sent in ROC application

7/17/2017 - Received NOA Letter

7/21/2017 - Received Appointment notice for Biometrics

8/7/2017   - Biometrics taken and stamp at local office

3/5/2018   - Case moved to local office

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After paying the AOS invoice you can send the AOS and IV packages for BOTH cases.


You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.  - Dr. Seuss

 

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Thank you guys ..

I was confused because some members here claim to send in payment and packages together and then some say Pay AOS first then Packages.

NVC also told me i can...

Together with my Welcome letter from NVC the following was included in the letter.

1 Welcome Letter

1 Aos Invoice

1 Document cover sheet

Thanks again.....

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Pay AOS fee first

After you receive the confirmation of OAS fee paid, Then send AOS&IV packages.


USCIS

6/3/2014 - I-130 Sent

6/10/2014 - Received NOA1

7/10/2014 - Received NOA2

11/10/2014 - Called USCIS for status.

12/10/2014 - Result back with case pending due to Security Check

1/10/2015 - Called USCIS for status.

2/10/2015 - Result back with case pending adjudication further review

3/31/2015 - Case approved by USCIS and forwarded to NVC

NVC

4/10/215 - NVC assigned with receipt case #

4/28/2015 - Completed DS261 Choice of Agent online

5/4/2015 - Called NVC to complete review DS261 by phone

5/7/2015 - Received AOS fee and Paid AOS fee

6/4/2015 - Sent both AOS and IV packages to NVC

6/8/2015 - Received IV fee

6/9/2015 - Paid IV fee

6/24/2015 - Received checklist for missing Data Passport Page

6/28/2015 - Mailed in checklist request

7/6/2015 - Completed IV application (DS260) online

7/8/2015 - Received checklist for missing Data Passport Page again and DS260 because NVC lost the package

7/10/2015 - Mailed in checklist request again

8/10/2015 - Case completed on phone with NVC

8/17/2015 - Received email confirmation for case completed

EMBASSY

8/26/2016 - Scheduled interview

8/27/2015 - Received P4 letter thru email

9/14/2014 - Medical Exam Done

9/16/2015 - Interview date- Passed but waiting for Medical exam Results

9/24/2015 - Medical exam results sent to US Embassy

9/29/2015 - CEAC visa status show " Issued "

10/1/2015 - Visa in hand

10/12/2015 - POE Los Angeles, California

LIFTING CONDITION

7/13/2017 - Sent in ROC application

7/17/2017 - Received NOA Letter

7/21/2017 - Received Appointment notice for Biometrics

8/7/2017   - Biometrics taken and stamp at local office

3/5/2018   - Case moved to local office

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you can do it either way. It is probably best to pay the AOS fee first, but the AOS fee do not have to be paid first. As long as there is a barcode cover sheet included with the packets. You can use the one you receive with the welcome letter, or the ones that you can print out when you pay the AOS or the IV Fee.

It does not take long for the AOS fee to be invoice and paid so it will not matter if you pay the fee before or after you send documents in

The IV fee is what takes a while that why it is best to send in the packets before the IV fee is paid and the DS-260 form is fill out

The IV fee will not be available until the NVC reviews your DS-261 choice of agent form. It is best to keep calling the NVC and have them do it over the phone instead of just waiting on them to do it

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ROC
Service Center : Nebraska Service Center
Consulate : Manila, Philippines
Marriage (if applicable): 2014-05-20
I-130 Sent : 2014-10-06
I-130 NOA1 : 2014-10-09
I-130 RFE for NSO copy of marriage certificate: 2014-11-03
I-130 RFE Sent : 2014-11-18
I-130 Approved : 2014-12-07
NVC Received : 2014-12-23
NVC case number: 2015-02-04
Received DS-261 / AOS Bill : 2015-02-04
Pay AOS Bill : 2015-02-05
Submit DS-261 : 2015-02-05
Sent AOS Package : 2015-02-09
Sent IV Package : 2015-02-09
Scan date : 2015-02-10
Receive IV Bill : 2015-03-03
Pay IV Bill : 2015-03-06
Submit DS-260: 2015-3-12
Case Completed at NVC : 2015-03-20
Receive Instruction and Interview appointment letter: 2015-3-27
Medical complete: 2015-04-08
Interview Date : 2015-05-08
Interview Result : Approved
Visa Received : 2015-05-13

Date of US Entry : 2015-06-09
 

Date of Social Security card receive : 06-2015

Date of Green Card received 07-2015

Date of ROC FILE 05-19-2017

 I-751 NOA Date 05-26-2017

   

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you can do it either way. It is probably best to pay the AOS fee first, but the AOS fee do not have to be paid first. As long as there is a barcode cover sheet included with the packets. You can use the one you receive with the welcome letter, or the ones that you can print out when you pay the AOS or the IV Fee.

It does not take long for the AOS fee to be invoice and paid so it will not matter if you pay the fee before or after you send documents in

The IV fee is what takes a while that why it is best to send in the packets before the IV fee is paid and the DS-260 form is fill out

The IV fee will not be available until the NVC reviews your DS-261 choice of agent form. It is best to keep calling the NVC and have them do it over the phone instead of just waiting on them to do it

i agree with you , as i sent mine without paying my AOS fee first and i only used the cover sheet which also has the bar code on it . i had no problem with that


Here is My TimeLine for my VisaJourney :

Note : This is a US.Citizen applying for relatives category

  • Service Center : Vermont Service Center
  • Consulate : Morocco
  • Marriage (if applicable):
  • I-130 Sent : 2014-11-16
  • I-130 NOA1 : 2014-11-23
  • I-130 RFE : 2015-03-26
  • I-130 RFE Sent : 2015-03-30
  • I-130 Approved : 2015-04-16
  • NVC Received : 2015-05-04
  • Assigned Case Number : 2015-05-14
  • Received DS-261 / AOS Bill : 2015-05-19
  • Pay AOS Bill : 2015-05-29
  • Send AOS Package : 2015-05-27
  • Receive I-864 Package : 2015-05-14
  • Submit DS-261 : 2015-05-28 ( The website was down for almost 3 weeks , no one was able to log in )
  • Send IV Package : 2015-05-27
  • Checklist: 26 June 2015 [ Non-submission of DS 260] i was not able to submit it due to the website issue ]
  • Submit DS-260 05 July 2015
  • Case Completed 05 August 2015
  • Interview scheduled on 9/11/2015
  • Interview shceduled for 10/14/2015
  • Interview Status : Approved

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