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How soon after naturalization are you required to update your immigration status with the social-security office?

Harriman, TN |

Are you required to update your immigration status with the social-security administration after you are naturalized. And if so how much time are you allowed to update your status with the social-security administration.

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Not an immigration law question.

Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration experience. His response to your question is general in nature, as not all the facts are known to him. You should retain an attorney experienced in immigration law to review all the facts in your case in order to receive advice specific to your case. Mr. Shusterman's statement above does not create an attorney/client relationship.


I would suggest giving the Social Security office closest to you a call or checking on their website to find your answer.


This is a repeat question.

PROFESSOR OF IMMIGRATION LAW for over 10 years -- This blog posting is offered for informational purposes only. It does not constitute an attorney-client relationship. Also, keep in mind that this is an INTERNET BLOG. You should not rely on anything you read here to make decisions which impact on your life. Meet with an attorney, via Skype, or in person, to obtain competent personal and professional guidance.

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