Temporary green card holder, married would like to file tax separately.will it affect removal of condition interview?

Asked over 1 year ago - Los Angeles, CA

i have a conditional green card.last year, we file our tax jointly, i have no income. for this year my husband would like to file tax separately (married filing separately), . will it be an issue on my removal for green card interview?most of my friends who went through conditional green card advice we file jointly. i dont want to insist that we file jointly. i appreciate all the advice.thnks

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  1. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . It will be a red flag that will need to be overcome.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more
  2. Karen-Lee Pollak

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    Answered . Filing separate tax returns will not effect your application to lift conditions on permanent residency if you have other evidence of a good faith marriage.

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