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7 minutes ago, Folah said:

Please are  k1 fiance/fiancee visa beneficiaries required to pay the 220$ fee for green card before travelling to the US

NO.  K1 pays $265 for the embassy interview.  The DS-160 must be filled out first but there is NO FEE to file the DS-160.

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Just now, Jenny17655 said:

NO.  K1 pays $265 for the embassy interview.  The DS-160 must be filled out first but there is NO FEE to file the DS-160.

I already had my interview, I have my passport with my visa.. I want to confirm if k1 is required to pay the 220$ green card fee before travelling to the US

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1 minute ago, Folah said:

I already had my interview, I have my passport with my visa.. I want to confirm if k1 is required to pay the 220$ green card fee before travelling to the US

NO

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13 minutes ago, Folah said:

I already had my interview, I have my passport with my visa.. I want to confirm if k1 is required to pay the 220$ green card fee before travelling to the US

NO.

But what you will have  to pay is $1225.0 ($1140.0 is filing fee + $85.0 biometric fee) for I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence, after you get married to your US Petitioner.

 

https://www.uscis.gov/i-485

Edited by Ksenia_O

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The $220 immigrant fee is for immigrants entering on an immigrant visa.

A K-1 is a non-immigrant visa.


Timelines:

Spoiler

AOS (I-485 + I-131 + I-765):

9/25/17: sent forms to Chicago

9/27/17: received by USCIS

10/4/17: NOA1 electronic notification received

10/10/17: NOA1 hard copy received. Social Security card being issued in married name (3rd attempt!)

10/14/17: Biometrics appointment notice received

10/25/17: Biometrics

1/2/18: EAD + AP approved (no website update)

1/5/18: EAD + AP mailed

1/8/18: EAD + AP approval notice hardcopies received

1/10/18: EAD + AP received

9/5/18: Interview scheduled notice

10/17/18: Interview

10/17/18: Approved

10/24/18: Green card produced

10/31/18: Green card received

 

K-1:

Spoiler

I-129F

12/1/17: sent

12/14/17: NOA1 hard copy received

3/10/17: RFE (IMB verification)

3/22/17: RFE response received

3/24/17: Approved!

3/30/17: NOA2 hard copy received

 

NVC

4/6/2017: Received

4/12/2017: Sent to Riyadh embassy

4/16/2017: Case received at Riyadh embassy

4/21/2017: Request case transfer to Manila, approved 4/24/2017

 

K-1

5/1/2017: Case received by Manila (1 week embassy transfer??? Lucky~)

7/13/2017: Interview: APPROVED!!!

7/19/2017: Visa in hand

8/15/2017: POE

 

 

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12 minutes ago, LatoyaL said:

Do you kno the link to pay the 220 immigrant fee? Can anyone help me out with this 

You can start here:  https://my.uscis.gov/uscis-immigrant-fee/


First career- 20 year Retired E-8, USAF Missileer,

Second career-Retired Registered Nurse, experience in Labor& Delivery, Home Health, Adolescent & Adult Psych

Third career-Retired IT Developer & Database Administrator for surgical services dept.

 

Immigration Journey:

  • Texas Service Center after transfer from Nebraska
  • Consulate :Taipei, Taiwan
  • Marriage: 7/30/2015
  • I-130 NOA1 : 4/27/2016
  • I-130 Approved :9/8/2016
  • Case received at NVC: 10/11/2016                               
  • Case # and IIN#: 10/24/2016
  • AOS Fee Invoiced:10/24/2016  
  • AOS Fee Paid:10/25/2016
  • IV Fee Invoiced:10/24/2016  
  • IV Fee Paid:10/25/2016
  • DS-260 Completed: 10/28/16
  • Scan Date:11/9/2016
  • Supervisor review: 12/21/16 
  • Checklist: 1/13/17 
  • Case Complete: 4/10/17
  • Interview Date: 5/8/17 
  • Visa  "ISSUED": 5/10/17
  • Visa and Passport in hand/Flight to USA Booked!!!: 5/12/17  
  • POE Dallas DFW on June 22, 2017
  • SS Card received : 7/3/2017
  • 2-year Green Card received in mail: 7/15/17
 

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