When filing 864 affidavit support,does my joint sponsor and i both have to submit the last 3 years federal tax information?

Asked over 1 year ago - Hammond, IN

i got married in China,my wife and i are still here,i dont meet the support requirements but have a joint sponsor who does,i filed i-130 already and need to gather up the support information now

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  1. Giacomo Jacques Behar

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    Answered . No. normally it is only the last year's tax return that needs to be submitted.

    Behar Intl. Counsel 619.234.5962 Kindly be advised that the answer above is only general in nature cannot be... more
  2. F. J. Capriotti III

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    Answered . Mr. Behar is correct, you BOTH have to file a copy of last year's returns.

    But, I always do the past 3 ... to show a stable employment history.

    PROFESSOR OF IMMIGRATION LAW for over 10 years -- This blog posting is offered for informational purposes only. It... more
  3. Lena Korial-Yonan

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    Answered . My colleagues have answered your question correctly and completely. I recently published a legal guide on Avvo on the responsibilities of joint sponsors that you may want to read, if you like. Here is the link:

    http://www.avvo.com/legal-guides/ugc/what-are-m...

    Lena Korial-Yonan, Esq.
    http://www.needimmigrationhelp.com

  4. Lalita Haran

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    Answered . It is not necessary. If USCIS needs more information you would hear from them.
    Lalita Haran
    Attorney: Immigration Law
    13295 Illinois St Ste 128
    Carmel IN 46032
    Ph: (317) 660-6174
    www.haranlaw.com

    Contact (317) 660-6174 for specific legal advice. Answers here are not legal advice because they are of general... more

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