My spouse has been in university for the past 3 years but works intermittently on weekend when she is able to do so. Therefore, she has not filed a tax return since 2010.
The fundamental question is whether or not my wife should ALSO submit form i-864 ALONG with the joint sponsor.
Yes. The requirement is a statutory one. The joint sponsor needs to file his or her own I-864
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If she is not a Co Sponsor, no.
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Yes. Your spouse is the petitioning sponsor and he or she must sign and complete an I-864 form even if a joint sponsor also submits an I-864 form to meet the income requirements.
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