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need advice on NVC stage, is W2 sufficient or must i have tax transcript??

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my Cr1 case is at nvc and last week they told me that my case is being reviewed, I still have to pay IV fee and AOS fee and send the affidavit of support packet. my problem lately has been that I only last week filed my tax return, filed as married, filing separate in hopes of not needing a tax payer id for her..i simply put NRA in the field for social num. but today ive decided that 3 weeks is way too long to wait for tax transcripts for 2014, so I THINK I can send AOS packet with W2 forms only (I also have my father as a sponsor and he will be giving me his 2014 trans and other things anyway). so does this sound doable?

wife: indian citizen, CR1, Married apr 2014, filed with USCIS oct 2014, NVC Invoive date may 7th 2015. so we are almost there! but things keep stumping us and delaying the process.

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Unless you send the complete tax return.. everything.. you might be better off waiting for the transcript, which might arrive before 3 weeks. NVC prefers the official transcript, since tax returns risk RFEs if you mistakenly skip something in the AOS package.

EITHER... Transcript;

OR......Complete Tax Return (1040+w2s, +1099s+ Schedules)


January 16, 2015 I-130 Mailed, Chi lockbox January 20, 2015 Priority Date, January 21, 2015 NOA1 notice date, Assigned VSC, January 23, 2015 Check Cashed, electronically March 5, 2015 NOA2


March 27, 2015 NVC received April 6, 2015 Case#, IIN# assigned April 8, 2015 Paid AOS + IV fee Invoices May 5, 2015 AOS + IV package submitted May 11, 2015 Scan Date

June 11, 2015 DS-260 submitted June 25, 2015 False checklist (for ds260).. hello? June 30, 2015 Answered checklist Aug 5, 2015 Escalated to Supervisor review Aug 13, 2015 Case Complete


Sept 10, 2015 Interview Scheduled Sept 11, 2015 P4 Letter received Sept 21, 2015 file In transit from NVC Sept 23, 2015 file at Embassy

Sept 28, 2015 Medical Oct 14, 2015 Biometrics Oct 15, 2015 Interview (Approved) Oct 19, 2015 IV visa Issued Oct 23, 2015 Passport Pickup


Nov 2, 2015 Entered the US Nov 16, 2015 Applied for SSN, walk-in Nov 20, 2015 Social Security Card recd Jan 15, 2016 GC received

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