Due to delays in the processing of the I-751, Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence, the USCIS has changed the duration of the extension period associated with the receipt notice issued in connection with these filings from 12 months to 18 months. As a result, when a conditional permanent resident files an I-751, Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence, their conditional residence status is now extended for 18 months from the … [Read more...] about I-751 Petition: 18-Month Extension Change
First, let's discuss what an I-751 is... A I-751 is a petition that is filed to remove the conditions on US residency. If a couple is married for less than two years when their initial marriage-based green card case is adjudicated, the non-US citizen spouse is given conditional residency. This residency lasts two years. 90 days prior to the expiration of that conditional status, the conditional resident is required to file an I-751, … [Read more...] about Our I-751 has been denied, now what?
Now that you have a two year green card, start preparing for your Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence with these easy steps. If you have been married for less than 2 years at the time you are approved for a green card that was obtained through marriage to a US citizen, the green card you receive is known as a "conditional green card" and is only valid for 2 years. At the end of that two year period, you and your spouse will be … [Read more...] about I-751 Petition: It’s never too early to start preparing