Hello.My name is Nick.I came in the US in 2011 on J-1 visa. My visa expired in September 2011; however, since then I have been working and paid my taxes, too. About 3 months ago I got married.Now, my wife wants to sponsor my green card but her income is lower then the poverty guidelines.My question is can I file I864A form with her given that I am not supposed to be working as my visa had expired? Thank you.
No, sorry. Any income you've earned cannot be taken into consideration, since you did not have the legal right to work.
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Sorry, you can not use unlawful income.
Also, have you checked to see if you have a 2 year home-return restriction?
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No unfortunately not. In your wife's cases she would require a separate cosignor.
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No, you may not. You also may want to do this with the help of an attorney to make sure it's done right.
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