Immigrant Visas

Our office received the following alert regarding the payment of US Citizenship & Immigration Services filing fees which could possibly result in a delay in processing petitions: "Alert for USCIS International Customers:  This is an alert for USCIS customers who reside overseas and may be filing...

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Individuals issued US immigrant visas on or after February 1, 2013 must pay an additional $165 immigrant fee to theUS Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) in addition to the current Department of State immigrant visa application fees. Only prospective adoptive parents whose child will enter...