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Hello everyone. , OK, HERES my questions. I am planning to go visit my relatives in texas and stay for a couple months and maybe try to work as a nanny. But, my problems is my my spouse cant go with me because he have a work.

So, if ever im going to my relatives and try to work for 3 to 4 months can we get any trouble when the time comes to remote my conditional GC? Please help I appreciate all your advice guys.! Thank you

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It does sound odd especially as the justification is working as a Nanny which is not that location specific.

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As long as you dont change your address formally for those few months, keep ur wife's address as your main physical and mailing addresses, those months in 2 years time frame might be considered a visit. You dont have to prove u stayed together for 2 years continuously 24/7. As long as you will have other evidences for 2 year period, i dont see any issues. If u work on check, make sure u get ur check in your wife's address.


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Im sorry guys maybe you get confused. But, this is about my wife's she ask me if she can stayed with her relatives for 3 to 4 months and she plan to try to work as nanny. But, I told her im not sure because I dont want as to get in trouble removing her conditional GC. We are leaving together for more than a year now. She wants to find some extra income while she staying with her relatices. Her GC needs to removed by next year 90days before the expiration.

If so, do you think we have nothing problems to remove her GC?

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They may ask why she did not stay with you and work as a Nanny?

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But it doesn't mean those months she stayed with her relatives is we are not seeing to each other, because everytime im on my long break at work I visit with her or she come home in me on her day off.


But, anyway, if this is none sense reason I dont let her go then?

Can I removed her conditional before 90days? Because her GC expire by 2016 of june.

When time comes we are doung remove her GC she or me have and interview at immigration?


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it would be better to stay together. why she cannot be a nanny around your area?

also, even if she stays relative house. it would be better to keep every address with you. if its not it would be complicated when she remove hers conditional green card.

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If your wife is moving, even temporarily for work, then she needs to file a change of address form. USCIS needs to know where the GC holder is residing at all times. This is NOT a "visit/vacation" and being untruthful about the move is a huge no-no.

I am surprised that other posters are saying to "keep her address the same as yours" even though she is not actually living there. What is more annoying? Filing a change of address form or being denied residency and having her return to her home country if USCIS found out about the move?

Moving within the US for work is a non-issue (don't worry, she'll be fine) and filing a change of address form is not for the GC holder's personal convenience.




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Forget this fear mongering here USCIS this USCIS that. This not a deal breaker with USCIS, your wife is not some big rock that has to be only on one spot or in prison because she has a green card. She's free to seek employment anywhere she wants like any person. Provided you guys are still married as husband and wife, have a shared life together and this isn't separation but temporary it's fine. Let her update her address online and go do her nanny work where she wants to, and do another one when she's back home with you.

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I apologies, I dont know where and how to post it again. I need urgent help about my 2yearGC. I just want to know if how much the fees to removed my conditional? How long the process? Did anyone done by same situation on mine? Please help!! Because this month we do my papers. Thanks

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