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We went to H&R block today and did our tax return jointly. I had my SSN when I came here with J-1 so H&R block lady put down my SSN and ticked 'valid for work' even though my SSC says VALID FOR WORK ONLY WITH DHS AUTHORIZATION. She asked me if I have DHS approval or EAD card and I told her I'm waiting for it. And also she put me as a permenant resident.(I made sure she didn't check USC box!) and told her my AOS case in pending she said it should be fine.

Is everything OK for these?

And one more question!

After the interview and after I get my GC, does my husband still need to make 125% over poverty guideline?(He was my only/primary sponsor for I-864) or can he switch to part time position?

Thank you in advance.


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09/05/2005 - Entered US with J-1

04/16/2006 - Met my husband

04/11/2007 - AOS from J-1 to B-2

07/10/2007 - Out of Status

08/26/2011 - Husband became USC through naturalization

10/12/2011 - We got married!

12/03/2011 - Sent AOS package(I-130, I-485, I-765) to Chicago Lockbox

12/05/2011 - Delivery confirmation via USPS

12/16/2011 - Received emails for I-130, I-485

12/22/2011 - Received NOA in mail for I-130, I-485 dated 12/16/2011

12/23/2011 - Received rejected I-765 due to missing signature

12/24/2011 - Received biometrics appointment on 01/09/2012 dated 12/20/2011

12/27/2011 - Reapplied I-765

12/29/2011 - I-765 has been delivered by USPS confirmation

01/04/2012 - Walk-in biometrics done

01/11/2012 - Received NOA in mail for I-765 dated 12/30/2011

02/01/2012 - Received text/email for I-765, Card/Document Production

02/06/2012 - Received EAD card in mail. YAY!

02/07/2012 - Received text/email for interview date, 03/15/2012

02/08/2012 - Received interview letter in mail

03/15/2012 - Interview at San Antonio, approved on spot and got a stamp!

03/23/2012 - Green card in hand! :^D

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we just did ours online filing jointly. I put him down as a permanent resident alien, expecting to send in an addendum that we elect he is treated as such due to our marriage in 2011. so far, so good.


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There are no boxes to indicate PR status, USC status, or the type of SSN you have on the US tax form 1040. Where are you getting this from?


AOS for my husband
8/17/10: INTERVIEW DAY (day 123) APPROVED!!

ROC:
5/23/12: Sent out package
2/06/13: APPROVED!

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There are no boxes to indicate PR status, USC status, or the type of SSN you have on the US tax form 1040. Where are you getting this from?

We went to H&R Block office and the lady who works there did all the stuff with her computer. We went there last year as well but I wasn't working either and we weren't married back then so my husband just filed his and they still had all his info so we just updated him as USC and put my info there.


Doing good deeds shall bring happiness

09/05/2005 - Entered US with J-1

04/16/2006 - Met my husband

04/11/2007 - AOS from J-1 to B-2

07/10/2007 - Out of Status

08/26/2011 - Husband became USC through naturalization

10/12/2011 - We got married!

12/03/2011 - Sent AOS package(I-130, I-485, I-765) to Chicago Lockbox

12/05/2011 - Delivery confirmation via USPS

12/16/2011 - Received emails for I-130, I-485

12/22/2011 - Received NOA in mail for I-130, I-485 dated 12/16/2011

12/23/2011 - Received rejected I-765 due to missing signature

12/24/2011 - Received biometrics appointment on 01/09/2012 dated 12/20/2011

12/27/2011 - Reapplied I-765

12/29/2011 - I-765 has been delivered by USPS confirmation

01/04/2012 - Walk-in biometrics done

01/11/2012 - Received NOA in mail for I-765 dated 12/30/2011

02/01/2012 - Received text/email for I-765, Card/Document Production

02/06/2012 - Received EAD card in mail. YAY!

02/07/2012 - Received text/email for interview date, 03/15/2012

02/08/2012 - Received interview letter in mail

03/15/2012 - Interview at San Antonio, approved on spot and got a stamp!

03/23/2012 - Green card in hand! :^D

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We went to H&R Block office and the lady who works there did all the stuff with her computer. We went there last year as well but I wasn't working either and we weren't married back then so my husband just filed his and they still had all his info so we just updated him as USC and put my info there.

There is no indication on the form as to whether the person filing is a USC or not. Really. There is no indication as to what "type" of SSN you have either.


AOS for my husband
8/17/10: INTERVIEW DAY (day 123) APPROVED!!

ROC:
5/23/12: Sent out package
2/06/13: APPROVED!

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There is no indication on the form as to whether the person filing is a USC or not. Really. There is no indication as to what "type" of SSN you have either.

There is a little box right next to SSN to check if it's valid for work.

And there is a selection to pick if the person if USC, permenant resident or with work visa.


Doing good deeds shall bring happiness

09/05/2005 - Entered US with J-1

04/16/2006 - Met my husband

04/11/2007 - AOS from J-1 to B-2

07/10/2007 - Out of Status

08/26/2011 - Husband became USC through naturalization

10/12/2011 - We got married!

12/03/2011 - Sent AOS package(I-130, I-485, I-765) to Chicago Lockbox

12/05/2011 - Delivery confirmation via USPS

12/16/2011 - Received emails for I-130, I-485

12/22/2011 - Received NOA in mail for I-130, I-485 dated 12/16/2011

12/23/2011 - Received rejected I-765 due to missing signature

12/24/2011 - Received biometrics appointment on 01/09/2012 dated 12/20/2011

12/27/2011 - Reapplied I-765

12/29/2011 - I-765 has been delivered by USPS confirmation

01/04/2012 - Walk-in biometrics done

01/11/2012 - Received NOA in mail for I-765 dated 12/30/2011

02/01/2012 - Received text/email for I-765, Card/Document Production

02/06/2012 - Received EAD card in mail. YAY!

02/07/2012 - Received text/email for interview date, 03/15/2012

02/08/2012 - Received interview letter in mail

03/15/2012 - Interview at San Antonio, approved on spot and got a stamp!

03/23/2012 - Green card in hand! :^D

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There is a little box right next to SSN to check if it's valid for work.

And there is a selection to pick if the person if USC, permenant resident or with work visa.

There is no such thing on the 1040 form. Take a look yourself. http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/f1040.pdf

I am not sure what you are looking at. It is a common misconception that the tax form asks for your status, or that you need to "update" once you get naturalize. That is not true. In fact, illegal aliens must also file taxes.

Anyway, I am trying to tell you to relax. :)

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AOS for my husband
8/17/10: INTERVIEW DAY (day 123) APPROVED!!

ROC:
5/23/12: Sent out package
2/06/13: APPROVED!

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There is no such thing on the 1040 form. Take a look yourself. http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/f1040.pdf

I am not sure what you are looking at. It is a common misconception that the tax form asks for your status, or that you need to "update" once you get naturalize. That is not true. In fact, illegal aliens must also file taxes.

Anyway, I am trying to tell you to relax. :)

That is not the exact form that I used. Actually I never used that form to file tax return. We've used turbo tax for like 4 years and then now we're going to H&R block. If you have been H&R block, you will see they are using some kind of software to fill out the forms. I guess that is where for them to put all the extra info.

It seems like I'm fine with tax return. Thanks.


Doing good deeds shall bring happiness

09/05/2005 - Entered US with J-1

04/16/2006 - Met my husband

04/11/2007 - AOS from J-1 to B-2

07/10/2007 - Out of Status

08/26/2011 - Husband became USC through naturalization

10/12/2011 - We got married!

12/03/2011 - Sent AOS package(I-130, I-485, I-765) to Chicago Lockbox

12/05/2011 - Delivery confirmation via USPS

12/16/2011 - Received emails for I-130, I-485

12/22/2011 - Received NOA in mail for I-130, I-485 dated 12/16/2011

12/23/2011 - Received rejected I-765 due to missing signature

12/24/2011 - Received biometrics appointment on 01/09/2012 dated 12/20/2011

12/27/2011 - Reapplied I-765

12/29/2011 - I-765 has been delivered by USPS confirmation

01/04/2012 - Walk-in biometrics done

01/11/2012 - Received NOA in mail for I-765 dated 12/30/2011

02/01/2012 - Received text/email for I-765, Card/Document Production

02/06/2012 - Received EAD card in mail. YAY!

02/07/2012 - Received text/email for interview date, 03/15/2012

02/08/2012 - Received interview letter in mail

03/15/2012 - Interview at San Antonio, approved on spot and got a stamp!

03/23/2012 - Green card in hand! :^D

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