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Concurrent I-130 & I-485 checklist

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Mailing Addrees..

USCIS

FBAS

131 South Dearborn-3rd Floor

Chicago,IL 60603-5517

Contents include:

1. Money Order in the amount of US $ 420.00 for form I-130

2. Money Order in the amount of US $ 1070.00 for I-485

3. Form G1145 E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance

4. I-130 Petition for Alien Relative

Copy of Petitioners Birth Certificate with translation

Copy of Petitioners( US Citizen) passport

Copy of Petitioners (US Citizen) Social Security and California Drivers License

Copy of Beneficiarys (Alien Spouse) passport (ID page, B-1/B-2 Visa, I-194)

Copy of Marriage Certificate

G325A Signed by US Citizen

G325A Signed by Beneficiary

Passport photo of US Citizen( Inside a plastic bag and stapled to G325A)

Passport photo of Beneficiary (Inside a plastic bag and stapled to G325A)

Evidence of Bona fide Marriage

➢ Affidavits of Bona Fide Marriage

➢ Copy of the Marriage Certificate

➢ Miscellaneous photos and stubs

➢ Civil Ceremony Photos

5. I-485 Application To Register Permanent Residence Or Adjust Status

Copy of Birth Certificate with translation

Copy of Beneficiarys Passport( ID page, entry stamp, B1-B2 Visa, I-194)

2 Passport photos of Beneficiary (Inside a plastic bag and attached to form I-485)

Form I-693 Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record (Completed by a Civil Surgeon sealed in envelope)

G325A signed by beneficiary

Form I-864 Affidavit of Support

Petitioners (US Citizen) Passport (Biographical Page)

IRS tax return transcripts from 2011-2013

DD214 Honorable Discharge from the United States Marine Corps

6. I-765 Application For Employment Document

2 Passport photos of Beneficiary (Inside a plastic bag and attached to form I-765)

Copy of Beneficiarys passport (ID page, entry stamp, B1-B2 visa, I-94)

7. I-131 Application For Travel Document

2 Passport photos of beneficiary (Inside a plastic bag and attached to for I-130)

Copy of Beneficiarys passport page (ID page, entry stamp, B1-B2 visa, I-94)

What do you guys think?

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Why are you paying $1,070 I thought that was adjustment of status on k-1 visa fiance after you get married just wondering cause when I file my I-130 all money was $420.00 $88.00 & $230 plus.

I am filing for both the I-130 and I-485

Petition for Alien Relative / Adjustment of Status from my B-1/B-2 visa

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What do you guys think?

It's complete. Good luck


04/02/2015: AOS (1-130, I-131, I-485, I-765) package sent to Chicago Lockbox
04/07/2015: Day 0: AOS package accepted

04/09/2015: Day 2: AOS package was routed to the USCIS National Benefits Center

04/10/2015: Day 3: Checks cashed

04/14/2015: Day 7: Hard copies of NOA received for all the forms

04/17/2015: Day 10: Received biometrics appointment for 04/28

04/28/2015: Day 21: Biometrics complete

05/01/2015: Day 24: RFE received

05/11/2015: Day 34: RFE response sent

06/02/2015: Day 56: I-485 case is ready to be scheduled for an interview

07/02/2015: Day 86: Received EAD approval letter in mail

07/16/2015: Day 100: Received EAD-AP combo card in mail

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Mailing Addrees..

USCIS

FBAS

131 South Dearborn-3rd Floor

Chicago,IL 60603-5517

Contents include:

1. Money Order in the amount of US $ 420.00 for form I-130

2. Money Order in the amount of US $ 1070.00 for I-485

3. Form G1145 E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance

4. I-130 Petition for Alien Relative

Copy of Petitioners Birth Certificate with translation

Copy of Petitioners( US Citizen) passport

Copy of Petitioners (US Citizen) Social Security and California Drivers License

Copy of Beneficiarys (Alien Spouse) passport (ID page, B-1/B-2 Visa, I-194)

Copy of Marriage Certificate

G325A Signed by US Citizen

G325A Signed by Beneficiary

Passport photo of US Citizen( Inside a plastic bag and stapled to G325A)

Passport photo of Beneficiary (Inside a plastic bag and stapled to G325A)

Evidence of Bona fide Marriage

➢ Affidavits of Bona Fide Marriage

➢ Copy of the Marriage Certificate

➢ Miscellaneous photos and stubs

➢ Civil Ceremony Photos

5. I-485 Application To Register Permanent Residence Or Adjust Status

Copy of Birth Certificate with translation

Copy of Beneficiarys Passport( ID page, entry stamp, B1-B2 Visa, I-194)

2 Passport photos of Beneficiary (Inside a plastic bag and attached to form I-485)

Form I-693 Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record (Completed by a Civil Surgeon sealed in envelope)

G325A signed by beneficiary

Form I-864 Affidavit of Support

Petitioners (US Citizen) Passport (Biographical Page)

IRS tax return transcripts from 2011-2013

DD214 Honorable Discharge from the United States Marine Corps

6. I-765 Application For Employment Document

2 Passport photos of Beneficiary (Inside a plastic bag and attached to form I-765)

Copy of Beneficiarys passport (ID page, entry stamp, B1-B2 visa, I-94)

7. I-131 Application For Travel Document

2 Passport photos of beneficiary (Inside a plastic bag and attached to for I-130)

Copy of Beneficiarys passport page (ID page, entry stamp, B1-B2 visa, I-94)

What do you guys think?

the 2014 tax transcript is the most important one and u left that out

*i130 accepted and assigned to Vermont Service Center - February 24,2015

*i485, i765 filed along with i797c for i130 accepted -- March 31,2015

**birth of baby boy Samir ------ April 2, 2015

*i797c for i485, i765 received in mail ------ April 11,2015

*biometrics appointment notice for april 27, 2015 ----- April 17, 2015

*biometrics completed at East Hartford ASC ---- April 27,2015

*EAD approved(found out via uscis ombudsman) -- June 13,2015

*EAD picked up by USPS --- June 19, 2015

*notification: EAD delivered by USPS to my mailbox (none seen) --- June 20, 2015

* received EAD in mail ------- June 22,2015

* applied for SSN -------- June 25, 2015

* went to local SSA office and got SSN (not card) --- June 30, 2015

*i130 approved ----- July 1,2015

*received SSN card in mail ---- July 2,2015

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**Moved to Massachusetts ---- July 16, 2015

***notifications: interview scheduled for September 29, 2015---- August 24, 2015

** Green Card Approved on spot - September 29, 2015

** notification : card ordered - September 29, 2015

** notification : welcome notice mailed - September 29, 2015

** notification : card mailed - October 1, 2015

*** green card received in mail -October 3, 2015

Adjusted from b1/b2 visa ( SERVICE CENTER - NATIONAL BENEFITS CENTER -- MSC)

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hello,

I am about to do the exact same thing, did everything go fine? anything you would have done differently? Your checklist is very helpful.

Everything went great, so far...

We have our green card interview Nov 4th.

best of luck for you, if you have any questions here is my email

aimara.smirnov91@gmail.com

hello,

I am about to do the exact same thing, did everything go fine? anything you would have done differently? Your checklist is very helpful.

Everything went great, so far...

We have our green card interview Nov 4th.

best of luck for you, if you have any questions here is my email

aimara.smirnov91@gmail.com

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