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Greetings everyone , for those that have filled out on   the new affidavit of support form , on page 3 question number 3 where it's asking for the annual income is it OK to put how much I made this year annually or they requesting what was on my 2015 tax return. I made more in 2016 so was thinking to put that, but wanna be sure if is OK s

 . As always thank  you 

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It is not last years return, it is the projected income for 2016 or 2017. whatever you write you should prove with supporting document. For example if you write 12000 USD you should show the last payslips showing 1000 USD a month. or a letter from your employer or your contract stating the monthly salary. 

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2 hours ago, Caykay1 said:

Since we're already in 2017, it's advisable to put how much you made in the recent past year (2016). They can ask for 2016 if you put 2015.

It is current income as the previous poster answered correctly, proven with pay slips and employer letter.

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2 hours ago, Caykay1 said:

Since we're already in 2017, it's advisable to put how much you made in the recent past year (2016). They can ask for 2016 if you put 2015.

I wouldn't suggest that. Eventually she might have to give out the transcripts of 2016 if interview is scheduled after April. Always use anticipated income for the current year. 

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H ellloooo.... I and my wife when through the process successfully but is unfortunate that my wife couldn't meet the poverty guidelines nvc is looking for so we have to wait till this year to file for a new income tax returns.... any advice

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10 minutes ago, lovelyben2112 said:

H ellloooo.... I and my wife when through the process successfully but is unfortunate that my wife couldn't meet the poverty guidelines nvc is looking for so we have to wait till this year to file for a new income tax returns.... any advice

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13 hours ago, AfricanOhemaa said:

Just for clarification I was going to use 2015 w2 and tax return info should I use 2016 instead?

If your interview is before April 18, you can use 2015. If the interview is after tax day, you will need to include 2016. That said if you think last year's income could help, I suggest bringing pay stubs with you. You never know with the Ghana embassy. 

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