If I have dual citizenship

Asked over 1 year ago - Tarrytown, NY

with the US and italy. . .is there any issue raised by me using my italian passport to enter italy and than my us one to enter the us. . . it saves a lot of time with customs???

Attorney answers (2)

  1. Daniel Patrick Hanlon

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . As far as the US is concerned, you are a US Citizen subject to all laws of the US.

  2. Maria J. Marty


    Contributor Level 17

    Answered . You are supposed to use your US passport to enter the US. You are still a US citizen in Italy even if you use your Italian passport to enter. Don't know about Italian immigration laws, you would have to check with an attorney there to see if there are issues.

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