Q: After receiving my green card (temporary permanent residency) do I need to apply for a social security number?
I received my green card but have not received a social security number. When I filed the I-485 I also sent an I-765 authorization for employment and in the I-765 asked to receive a social. I’m now wondering if I was even supposed to send in an I-765, and if not, do I need to apply directly with the SSA for a social?
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