Any way around the i-864 support form?

Asked over 1 year ago - Naples, FL

I'm Canadian, married to US citizen, pregnant with his baby. He didn't make enough money last year according to the rules of the i-864 form to support me.

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  1. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . Find a cosponsor or give up the immigration quest. This requirement is written into a statute for the reason people would not get around it.

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  2. Irene Vaisman

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    Answered . Find a joint sponsor.

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  3. Samuel Patrick Ouya Maina

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    Answered . You can have someone act as a cosponsor or perhaps your spouse has assets that will allow him to qualify on that basis

    Samuel Ouya Maina, Esq. 415.391.6612 s.ouya@mainalaw.com Law Offices of S. Ouya Maina, PC 332 Pine Street,... more
  4. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . No. There is no way around the I-864 Affidavit of support requirement. The petition must file one, regardless of income. If the petitioner's income is not enough, then the petitioner must find o co-sponsor to also file one.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more

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