Legal Advice for “Affidavit of Support” — 24 results
Written by attorney Scott Helsper, over 1 year ago.
The purpose of affidavits of support is to establish that family-based immigrants will have adequate financial support. This is to insure that, if granted a green card, they will not rely... more
Written by attorney Gabriela Vega-Acosta, 11 months ago.
This legal guide provides information for additional options to comply with the Affidavit of Support when the sponsor does not meet the poverty guidelines. The options that will be... more
Written by attorney Gabriela Vega-Acosta, about 1 year ago.
The Affidavit of Support is a legal contract between the U.S. government and an individual sponsoring a foreign individual in an immigration case. The guide is specifically targeted for... more
Written by attorney Howard M Lewis, over 2 years ago.
For many foreigners who seek to obtain permanent U.S. residence through family-based or employment-based applications, the Affidavit of Support INS Form must be filed. This law was... more
Written by attorney Javier G Pineda, over 3 years ago.
"Form I-864 is a contract between a sponsor and the U.S.Government. Completing and signing this form makes you the sponsor. You must show on this form that you have enough income and/or... more
Written by attorney Xiaojuan Huang, almost 4 years ago.
Many U.S. citizens and permanent residents signed an affidavit of
support for an immigrant without knowing what responsibilities they have
promised to take. The Affidavit of Support (I-... more
Written by attorney Victor Okeke, almost 5 years ago.
This guide explains the purpose of an affidavit of support and details the requirements and responsibilities of sponsorship for an immigrant.
Written by attorney Arek Nizamian, about 5 years ago.
What is an Affidavit of Support & Who is Required to Be a Sponsor? If you are bringing a relative to live permanently in the United States, you must accept legal responsibility for... more
Written by attorney Ingrid Morfa, over 1 year ago.
You can use assets to replace income but the amount you are short multiplied by five should be the amount of assets that you have. For example: If your annual income is $21,062 and you need... more
Written by attorney Sharon L. Ames, over 3 years ago.
The Affidavit of Support is required in nearly all family-based cases for permanent residence. Form I-864 must be filed and signed by the Petitioner in the case, but sending in the proper... more
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