Should I mail the last three years tax return when filing for green card based on marriage ?

Asked over 1 year ago - Houston, TX

I got the new one 2012, How about 2011 and 2010, i have both tax returns as well, should i include them in the package ?

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  1. Alena Shautsova

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    Answered . Why not, especially if they demonstrate stable income high enough to support an immigrant.

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  2. Gerardo Menchaca

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    Answered . You are only required to submit last year's tax returns (and associated W2's), but if you have the 2011 and the 2010 ready to go, I would recommend that you submit them as well. Go ahead and answer the questions regarding your income for 2012, 2011 and 2010.

  3. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . No. Only one year is required under the current law, unless you are in Immigration COurt.

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  4. Christian Schmidt

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    Answered . You can but do not have to.

  5. Akanksha Kalra

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    Answered . Yes, t is good to submit copies of your last 3 years tax returns, especially if you have filed any of these tax returns jointly.

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  6. Samuel Patrick Ouya Maina

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    Answered . You can submit three.

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