This application, available under 240A(b)(2) of the INA, is especially helpful when aliens are brought here in K-1 status under false pretenses and are abused by their sponsors:
–we need copies of birth certificates of all your children
–copies of green cards or citizenship documents of all U.S. citizen relatives
–copies of marriage certificates and birth records to establish the family relationship claimed
–a list of all trips taken out of the United States since you entered in 1995. When you left, when you returned, and why and where you went.
–all US tax returns filed, personal and corporate
–letters of support from family members. Must include name, address, phone number, and citizenship status of the writer.
–letter from you, discussing hardship to you and your children if you were forced to return to your home country. Include, at a minimum, loss of educational opportunities for your children, lack of family ties in your home country, and all other factors which would tend to show hardship to you and your kids if you returned to Your home country.
–a resume detailing your work history from adulthood-present. Names, addresses, and phone numbers of employers and dates you worked.
–deeds or other evidence of ownership of real property (land) and personal property (autos, bank accounts)
–evidence of ownership of a business, if applicable
–letters from friends and community leaders testifying as to your good moral character and the benefit you bring to the community.
–evidence that you are rehabilitated since any criminal act
–letters from friends and associates
–police clearance from every location you have lived during the past 10 years