I-864, Affidavit of Support

I-864, Affidavit of Support: Federal Tax Returns; Other Supporting Documents; and Multiple Sponsors Form I-864, Affidavit of Support, is a contract between the Government and an Individual in which the Individual sponsors the immigrant who is coming to the United States. The purpose of this Affidavit is to “show that … Continue reading

Sample Performance Review

Below is a sample performance evaluation form. Performance reviews and evaluations are used to highlight an employee’s strengths and successes. They are also used to identify areas in which the employee could improve. Many companies utilize performance reviews for these purposes alone, but such evaluations can also be used to … Continue reading

Sample Itinerary

Below is a sample work itinerary for an employee working at a secondary job location. Itineraries of service such as the one below help demonstrate to USCIS that the petitioning company retains control of the employee, even when (s)he works on assignment with another company. The format below has not … Continue reading

Sample Status Report

Below is a sample status report for an IT consulting company. Regular status reports from employees provide good evidence that a petitioning company maintains control of an employee. USCIS likes to see reports like the one below because they help to demonstrate that an employer-employee relationship exists. The format below … Continue reading

Affidavits of Experience for I-140 Beneficiaries

The samples below demonstrate the kind of information that USCIS expects to see in a letter attesting to the experience of a candidate for an I-140. The statements below are merely samples. Every sworn affidavit should  reflect the specific details of the individual beneficiary’s case, and the deponent’s relationship with … Continue reading

Birth Affidavit

Affidavits of birth may be used in certain circumstances. When a birth certificate or record of birth is required, but no such record exists for the applicant, (s)he may be able to submit notarized affidavits of birth in place of the actual certificate. Such affidavits should be completed by individuals … Continue reading