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Hello,

 I am recently married and filing I130 for my spouse. We created marriage cirtificate. In marriage cirtificate we kept her last name as it is. But I want my last to be added next to her madian name.  So I have few questions:

1) Can I add my surname next to her surname going forward. Correct? For example: If her name  is Erica  Oliam, can I file I-130 with “Erica” as First name and “Oliam Madison” as last name. Its becase my last name is Madison?

2) If I file i-130 petition with married name and even if her passport is with Madian name since it was created before marriage. she gets visa and greencard under Marriage name correct?

please help me clarify .. Thanks.. 

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She'll get visa and green card in the passport name.  If she's changing her name, she changes it on ID including passport.  You can go ahead and file with the name she intends to use going forward.  What does SHE want to do?


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