Scott Dewayne Mills’s Answers

Scott Dewayne Mills

Bellevue Immigration Attorney.

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  1. Why should I hire a lawyer for my immigration petition?

    Answered about 1 year ago.

    1. Fernanda Nunes Hottle
    2. Giacomo Jacques Behar
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    I have a doctorate, and I also live in a city. None of which makes me think I can be a better journalist than a professional journalist like yourself. An attorney that does a good job leaves you unaware of the pitfalls of these applications because they already know the common pitfalls and mistakes related to these applications. For most people, the small expense of an immigration attorney is worth the assurance that it is done right. If you would like to discuss your case, we can help you in...

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  2. I'm filing affidavit of support for 2. Combined household income is above the immigration poverty line for 2013 but not for 2012

    Answered about 1 year ago.

    1. Giacomo Jacques Behar
    2. Scott Dewayne Mills
    3. Steven Tanijo
    4. C. C. Abbott
    5. Alexander M. Ivakhnenko
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    The 2013 income is more important than the 2012 income, which is good for you. However, when someone is this close on income, I recommend using a co-sponsor.

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  3. Can an illegal alien file for their unfiled 2009 taxes?

    Answered 3 months ago.

    1. Scott Dewayne Mills
    2. Daniel Patrick Hanlon
    3. F. J. Capriotti III
    4. David Alexander Concha
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    If you are a citizen or legal resident, you can sponsor your spouse for residency with the i-130. However, if they entered illegally, you will need need a 601a Waiver to excuse the illegal presence.

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  4. Immigrant in anger vs extorted

    Answered about 1 month ago.

    1. David Alexander Concha
    2. Alena Shautsova
    3. Scott Dewayne Mills
    4. Robert Louis Brown
    5. Ili J. Subhan
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    Sounds like you were charged with Domestic Violence.

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  5. My husband is currently in court for his deportation. I130 approved last mth but he has court on 12/2014

    Answered 4 months ago.

    1. Scott Dewayne Mills
    2. F. J. Capriotti III
    3. Angelique Giselle Montes
    4. Haroen Calehr
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    We have been able to ask the immigration judge to give us long continuances in such cases to wait for a decision from USCIS. If your claim is very strong and it is obvious that USCIS will approve, the judge can administratively close the case.

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  6. My mom has a crime record in Holland. I will make a petition for her in Jan. 2015 what can happen in this case? can be denied?

    Answered 3 months ago.

    1. Stuart Jonas Reich
    2. Scott Dewayne Mills
    3. Stefanie Fisher
    4. Henry Carlton Rothrock
    5. Ksenia Alexandrovna Maiorova
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    Absolutely you want to inform USCIS in your application. Hire an attorney to tell the story for you, if your application is handled well, this crime should not prevent an approval.

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  7. Pending AOS based on marriage. Moving to a different state.

    Answered 5 months ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. Alexander Joseph Segal
    3. Scott Dewayne Mills
    4. David Alexander Concha
    5. Robert Louis Brown
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    Update USCIS with your correct new address. It does not take long to reschedule at a new field office.

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  8. Can my spouse sponsor his parents immigrate to US without my agreement and his income is less than what is required?

    Answered 3 months ago.

    1. Tripti Sharad Sharma
    2. Stefanie Fisher
    3. Scott Dewayne Mills
    4. Andrew Giles Freda
    5. Martin Musinguzi
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    Yes. If he is a US citizen, he can sponsor his parents with zero income. He just needs any other US citizen or resident to be the co-sponsor and show the required income.

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  9. Immigration advice

    Answered 3 months ago.

    1. Giacomo Jacques Behar
    2. Alberto Marino Quirantes Jr.
    3. Kyndra L. Mulder
    4. Jeffrey Adam Devore
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    It all depends on what those specific crimes and penalties were.

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  10. My wife will come to the US and she has F2 visa, is it a legal for her to study English (part time) in a community college?

    Answered 4 months ago.

    1. Scott Dewayne Mills
    2. Liya Djamilova
    3. F. J. Capriotti III
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    Nothing bars her from going to school. The community college will determine if she qualifies for in-state tuition.

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