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Q: Do I need to file a AFFIDAVIT OF SUPPORT since I am just petition my mother only and I am just single divorce.

I am a US citizen and divorce and my main concern is about the affidavit of support, do i really need to file it since I am just by my self here in America and I am only petitioning my mother only. my annual yearly is 18k only but I have stable job. kindly help me. thanks.

Shan Dimitris Potts answered on Mar 21, 2016

Yes irrespective of your marital status and the person you are sponsoring the petitioner should always file the form I-864. Contact an immigration attorney to help you with this process. All the best. Many immigration attorneys including me offer free consultations, make use of the consultations.... Read more »

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