Chicago, IL asked in Immigration Law for Illinois

Q: In Form I-130, do I need to write beneficiary's name and address in their native language?

I am a U.S. citizen filing a Form I-130 for my wife who resides in India. Both of our native language is Gujarati, but I do not know how to read or write it as I have only attended U.S. schools. So, in Part 4, 57a - 58f, of the Form I-130, what should I write?

Also, if I need to write that portion in Gujarati, do I include a translation with the form?

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1 Lawyer Answer
Hector E. Quiroga
Hector E. Quiroga
  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Las Vegas, NV

A: Since that is specifically requested, we recommend that you find someone who can put that information in that section for you. Alternatively ask your wife to write it down and send it to you. Then trace it onto the form.

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