The office of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is now providing electronic filing for certain immigration benefits. This allows people to apply for immigrant benefits from anywhere with a secure internet connection and pay their fees with a credit card or directly through their checking or savings account. The following immigration forms can be filed electronically for your convenience:
Forms Available for e-filing:
o L-1 Categories
Each of the above listed forms has links to their specific e-filing instructions. Follow the instructions for the particular form you qualify for on the USCIS website. Before you can e-file you must register a user ID and password with USCIS. You cannot e-file if you are applying for a waiver of the filing fee or if you are requesting that your case be expedited.
Supporting Documentation and Fees:
For most e-filed applications, you will be required to provide supporting documents. After you determine which supporting documents are required of your application, make photocopies of those documents. Any documentation in a foreign language must be translated by a certified translator, and that translator's credentials must be included with the document. Use a printed conformation receipt notice, which is given to you after e-filing, as a coversheet for your support documentation. Do not attach a paper copy of the actual application. Mail the documents and cover page to the address provided on the conformation receipt notice, and be sure to keep copies of