How do I start my wifes application for citizenship? 8 Answers as of August 08, 2011
I was married to my wife in March 9, 1999 in Chiclayo Peru. She arrvied in The U.S.A.in December of the same year. Her Permanent Resident Card expires year.
| Scott D. Mills
If she has been a Legal Permanent Resident for 10+ years, you just need to file an i-485 Adjustment of Status. I do recommend hiring a lawyer.
Answer Applies to: Utah
Reza Athari & Associates, PLLC
| Reza Athari
If she has not commit any criminal act, she qualifies to apply for citizenship. She has to apply herself, be able to speak English, pass the civic test and show good moral character.
Answer Applies to: Nevada
Fong & Associates
| William D. Fong
She must be a permanent resident for 2 years 9 months and still be married to you, to qualify to apply for citizenship. She files the N-400 and goes to the interview and takes the test.
Answer Applies to: Texas
Julian & Chin LLP
| Larry F Chin
If you and your wife are still married and living together, your wife can apply for naturalization when she has been a Lawful Permanent Resident for three years; has lived in the US for at least half that time; has had no criminal issues; and speaks, reads and writes English.
Answer Applies to: Washington
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