I am an Indian citizen and if I happen to marry an Indian citizen while my GC process is underway, at which stage can I conveniently get my wife without any issues as a dependant. I believe it should be I140 but wanted to confirm the same. And if she comes on a dependent visa, can I find an employer who can file for her H1?
Yes, before the I-140 is best. But, it can also happen at the I-485 stage.
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Whenever you can, the sooner the better. Ideally during or upon filing the I-140, but certainly before the approval of your I-485.'
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Add her anytime before the 485 is approved. Once the 485 is approved, you have a green card and will need to sponsor her separately- which can take many many years for Indian nationals. Yes, she can get her own H1 and still be your dependent for gc purposes.
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