I have been married to US citizen for almost a year but didn't apply for AOS yet. I wonder what forms I have to file and how much it cost by form. My wife is not making enough money so I will have additional sponsor, my uncle. Also,I read that application fee for EAD is 380$ but also I read that it is free if I send it together with I 485. I am a little bit confused about what forms I need to file and how much it is gonna cost me? (without medical exam because this price is different from doctor to doctor)
IF Open stop filing is used then:
I-130 $420 and I-485 $1070 payable to the Department of Homeland Security. If any other forms are necessary such as I-102 for a lost, mutilated or misplaced I-94 (if necessary) that would be an additional fee. The above are just the filing fees without legal fees, mailing, medical examination and other expenses as necessary
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I agree with Alexander. Comprehensive answer he gave.
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You need to pay the fee of the I-130 and the I-485. The other forms are free when filed concurrently with the I-485.
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The I-130 is $420, and the I-485 is $1,070. There is no fee for the EAD form. I'm in Phoenix, if you'd like a free consultation. This assumes that you are eligible under 245(a), and do not need to file a form I-485SA. If you need to file the I-485SA (for example, if you entered the United States without a visa, but qualify under 245(i)).