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Naturalization: Becoming a U.S. Citizen

Riverside, CA |

I had about ready to submit my papers in for naturalization, but have a few quetions, the more i read about it the more confused i m, 10 yrs ago I lied on my job application that i was a us citizen and will like to know if that can come back and bit me during my naturalization process.

do they check your job application? just curious. thanks

Attorney Answers 3

  1. Best answer

    Read all of the questions on the N-400 carefully if you decide to file and make sure you can answer all of them truthfully. Normally they wouldn't have reason to go back and check job applications.

    Lynne R. Feldman, Attorney at Law
    Concentrating in Immigration and Nationality Law
    2221 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 201
    San Diego, CA 92108
    phone: (619) 299-9600, facsimile: (619) 923-3277

    Formerly Adjunct Professor -- Immigration law
    University of Illinois College of Law

  2. If known to the immigration service, that could result in your being deported.

    For general naturalization information, please see

  3. Yes, if known.


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