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Filed: AOS (apr) Country: Russia
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When i was in the process of a CR-1 two years ago, i remember there was an IV bill fee of close to 400 bucks. Cant find that description anywhere now. Anyway, I'm starting a K-1 visa now for my fiancee and was wondering if that fee will be part of this eventually. Also, the process for a K-1 visa seems a lot easier than the CR1 or K3...and maybe even faster. Seems to be lots less paper work and fewer steps. Am I safe to assume this? I cannot seem to locate a good timeline with exact details from an experienced member. A couple of years ago "James" listed a fantastic step-by-step process that included every little detail, including his personal shortcuts. Is there a similar one for K1? Thanks alot for the help.

Jason.


22 Jun 05 - We met in a tiny bar in Williamsburg, Va. (spent all summer together)

27 May 06 - Sasha comes back for a 2nd glorious summer (spent 8 months apart)

01 Jan 07 - Jason travels to Moscow for 2 weeks with Sasha

27 May 07 - Jason again travels to Moscow for 2 weeks of perfection

14 July 07 - I-129F and all related documents sent to VSC

16 July 07 - I-129F delivered to VSC and signed for by P. Novak

20 July 07 - NOA1 issued / receipt number assigned

27 Sep 07 - Jason travels to Moscow to be with Sasha for 2 weeks

28 Nov 07 - NOA2 issued...TOUCHED!...then...APPROVED!!!

01 Dec 07 - NVC receives/assigns case #

04 Dec 07 - NVC sends case to U.S. Embassy Moscow

26 Dec 07 - Jason visits Sasha in Russia for the 4th and final time of 2007 :)

22 Feb 08 - Moscow Interview! (APPROVED!!!)..Yay!

24 Mar 08 - Sasha and Jason reunite in the U.S. :)

31 May 08 - Married

29 Dec 08- Alexander is born

11 Jan 10 - AOS / AP / EAD package sent

19 Jan 10 - AOS NOA1 / AP NOA1 / EAD NOA1

08 Feb 10 - AOS case transferred to CSC

16 Mar 10 - AP received

16 Mar 10 - AOS approved

19 Mar 10 - EAD received

22 Mar 10 - GC received

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Filed: Citizen (apr) Country: China
Timeline

Yes the fees are $170 to file the I-129F, $325 to file I-485 AOS, $180 to file I-765 Enployment Authorization (Optional), $170 to file I-131 Travel document (Optional), Fingerprint (Biometrics) FEE $70, and a $100 fee at the Consulate or Embassy for visa interview. Also Fee at hospital that will do the physical required by the Visa interview.

http://www.uscis.gov/graphics/formsfee/forms/i-485.htm

http://www.uscis.gov/graphics/formsfee/forms/i-131.htm

http://www.uscis.gov/graphics/formsfee/forms/i-765.htm

http://travel.state.gov/visa/temp/types/types_1263.html

FEES, FEES, FEES!

No shortcuts that I know of. Fortunately VSC is fairly quick to process casses. To find similar timelines just filter for Russia to get an idea for NOA2 to Interview.

Edited by YuAndDan

OUR TIME LINE Please do a timeline it helps us all, thanks.

Is now a US Citizen immigration completed Jan 12, 2012.

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Look here: A Candle for Love and China Family Visa Forums for Chinese/American relationship,

Visa issues, and lots of info about the Guangzhou and Hong Kong consulate.

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Filed: AOS (apr) Country: Morocco
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When i was in the process of a CR-1 two years ago, i remember there was an IV bill fee of close to 400 bucks. Cant find that description anywhere now. Anyway, I'm starting a K-1 visa now for my fiancee and was wondering if that fee will be part of this eventually. Also, the process for a K-1 visa seems a lot easier than the CR1 or K3...and maybe even faster. Seems to be lots less paper work and fewer steps. Am I safe to assume this? I cannot seem to locate a good timeline with exact details from an experienced member. A couple of years ago "James" listed a fantastic step-by-step process that included every little detail, including his personal shortcuts. Is there a similar one for K1? Thanks alot for the help.

Jason.

I found this flowchart helpful for the K1 process:

http://www.visajourney.com/forums/index.ph...amp;page=k1flow


timeline doesn't matter.

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Filed: AOS (apr) Country: Russia
Timeline

Thanks guys. At what point are the I-485 AOS and I-765 required? I thought these were done after the visa holder arrives in the U.S. Adjustment of status, work, etc. Correct? But there is no required IV fee bill, right?


22 Jun 05 - We met in a tiny bar in Williamsburg, Va. (spent all summer together)

27 May 06 - Sasha comes back for a 2nd glorious summer (spent 8 months apart)

01 Jan 07 - Jason travels to Moscow for 2 weeks with Sasha

27 May 07 - Jason again travels to Moscow for 2 weeks of perfection

14 July 07 - I-129F and all related documents sent to VSC

16 July 07 - I-129F delivered to VSC and signed for by P. Novak

20 July 07 - NOA1 issued / receipt number assigned

27 Sep 07 - Jason travels to Moscow to be with Sasha for 2 weeks

28 Nov 07 - NOA2 issued...TOUCHED!...then...APPROVED!!!

01 Dec 07 - NVC receives/assigns case #

04 Dec 07 - NVC sends case to U.S. Embassy Moscow

26 Dec 07 - Jason visits Sasha in Russia for the 4th and final time of 2007 :)

22 Feb 08 - Moscow Interview! (APPROVED!!!)..Yay!

24 Mar 08 - Sasha and Jason reunite in the U.S. :)

31 May 08 - Married

29 Dec 08- Alexander is born

11 Jan 10 - AOS / AP / EAD package sent

19 Jan 10 - AOS NOA1 / AP NOA1 / EAD NOA1

08 Feb 10 - AOS case transferred to CSC

16 Mar 10 - AP received

16 Mar 10 - AOS approved

19 Mar 10 - EAD received

22 Mar 10 - GC received

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Filed: Citizen (apr) Country: China
Timeline
Thanks guys. At what point are the I-485 AOS and I-765 required? I thought these were done after the visa holder arrives in the U.S. Adjustment of status, work, etc. Correct? But there is no required IV fee bill, right?
That is correct After entry and marriage for K1 visa holder Edited by YuAndDan

OUR TIME LINE Please do a timeline it helps us all, thanks.

Is now a US Citizen immigration completed Jan 12, 2012.

1428954228.1592.1755425389.png

CHIN0001_zps9c01d045.gifCHIN0100_zps02549215.gifTAIW0001_zps9a9075f1.gifVIET0001_zps0a49d4a7.gif

Look here: A Candle for Love and China Family Visa Forums for Chinese/American relationship,

Visa issues, and lots of info about the Guangzhou and Hong Kong consulate.

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Filed: AOS (apr) Country: Russia
Timeline

Cool. thx.


22 Jun 05 - We met in a tiny bar in Williamsburg, Va. (spent all summer together)

27 May 06 - Sasha comes back for a 2nd glorious summer (spent 8 months apart)

01 Jan 07 - Jason travels to Moscow for 2 weeks with Sasha

27 May 07 - Jason again travels to Moscow for 2 weeks of perfection

14 July 07 - I-129F and all related documents sent to VSC

16 July 07 - I-129F delivered to VSC and signed for by P. Novak

20 July 07 - NOA1 issued / receipt number assigned

27 Sep 07 - Jason travels to Moscow to be with Sasha for 2 weeks

28 Nov 07 - NOA2 issued...TOUCHED!...then...APPROVED!!!

01 Dec 07 - NVC receives/assigns case #

04 Dec 07 - NVC sends case to U.S. Embassy Moscow

26 Dec 07 - Jason visits Sasha in Russia for the 4th and final time of 2007 :)

22 Feb 08 - Moscow Interview! (APPROVED!!!)..Yay!

24 Mar 08 - Sasha and Jason reunite in the U.S. :)

31 May 08 - Married

29 Dec 08- Alexander is born

11 Jan 10 - AOS / AP / EAD package sent

19 Jan 10 - AOS NOA1 / AP NOA1 / EAD NOA1

08 Feb 10 - AOS case transferred to CSC

16 Mar 10 - AP received

16 Mar 10 - AOS approved

19 Mar 10 - EAD received

22 Mar 10 - GC received

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