When filing an I-864 is our co sponsor only a joint sponsor or the petitioner?

Asked about 1 year ago - New York, NY

My USC husband's parents are co signing on my green card. When filing out an I-864 are they a) Petitioner or d) only the joint sponsor?

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  1. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . Both

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  2. Danny Garmo

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    Answered . Both petitioner and joint sponsor MUST file an I-864 even though petitioner has no income or low income.

    Garmo Law Group, PLLC (Michigan) 248-626-0050. This advice is only general in nature and does not constitute an... more
  3. Giacomo Jacques Behar

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    Answered . BOTH the petitioner and the co-sponsor must EACH file their individual I-864s.

    The petitioner, as the sponsor, MUST file an Affidavit, irregardless of whether he or she had any income. That's the law

    Behar Intl. Counsel 619.234.5962 Kindly be advised that the answer above is only general in nature cannot be... more

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