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Forum: Out of status, employment gap and status revalidation 10-24-2016, 06:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,902
Posted By dipdowndust
You dont have to worry about 2 day gap as your H1...

You dont have to worry about 2 day gap as your H1 is approved and you are on valid status. You can use the visa stamp on passport until it gets expired. No need to get new h1 stamp if you change...
Forum: IV Agenda and Legislative Updates 05-06-2016, 08:15 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 87,636
Posted By dipdowndust
You can always buy house. Lot of people on h1 buy...

You can always buy house. Lot of people on h1 buy houses. Career growth could be tough due to job mobility and new employer has to agree to keep filing H1b and GC.

This new bulletin shows that...
Forum: Life after Greencard 04-18-2016, 08:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,397
Posted By dipdowndust
Talking Future generation of high skilled indian...

Future generation of high skilled indian immigrants should find their future in India and not here in USA. USA will only do something about immigration if they really need immigrants, otherwise they...
Forum: Tax, Social Security and Financial Issues for Immigrants and Nonimmigrants 04-14-2016, 11:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 26,956
Posted By dipdowndust
If you worked here for 10 yrs and decided to move...

If you worked here for 10 yrs and decided to move back to India without being a US citizen then you will NOT get your Social security payments if you are in India, so the SSN tax you paid is down the...
Forum: IV Agenda and Legislative Updates 04-13-2016, 01:39 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 87,636
Posted By dipdowndust
If you are following primaries, all republican...

If you are following primaries, all republican candidates have denounced H1b program. Even though Rubio is immigrant, he wants to stay away from immigration. H1b was discussed in one of the debates...
Forum: Tax, Social Security and Financial Issues for Immigrants and Nonimmigrants 04-13-2016, 12:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 26,956
Posted By dipdowndust
Read this on page 5. SSA will only make payments...

Read this on page 5. SSA will only make payments if you are NOT a US citizen and you are citizen of following listed countries and India is not one of them. They re-iterate this again on page 8 that...
Forum: Priority dates transfers and Post 140-approval options 03-25-2016, 02:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,363
Posted By dipdowndust
If you do GC in EB2 then yes your priority date...

If you do GC in EB2 then yes your priority date will become current as soon as your labor is approved and then you can add your daughter to 485. But, filing for labor and then 140/485 will take time....
Forum: Priority dates transfers and Post 140-approval options 03-24-2016, 03:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,363
Posted By dipdowndust
1. If you switch jobs while already employed then...

1. If you switch jobs while already employed then your new employer will have to file H-1 and will need copy of I-140 for 3 yr extension. You could use EAD card but since your daughter is not added...
Forum: IV Agenda and Legislative Updates 03-11-2016, 03:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,314
Posted By dipdowndust
None of the candidates democrat and republican...

None of the candidates democrat and republican will or can do anything about immigration as there is a major deadlock and we legal, tax paying, without any rights even after paying taxes, are held...
Forum: Immigrant Visa 02-26-2016, 07:17 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 22,304
Posted By dipdowndust
I use to joke/taunt like this with my friends who...

I use to joke/taunt like this with my friends who would say that they want to move back to India and guess what they all moved and doing well in India. In 2003-2005 timeframe, people never use to...
Forum: Immigrant Visa 02-26-2016, 03:37 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 22,304
Posted By dipdowndust
I feel your pain and frustration. My advice is...

I feel your pain and frustration. My advice is not to bank on any reforms for legal immigration. We are a very minor population and perfect customer, we dont cause any trouble, pay taxes on time, pay...
Forum: PERM Processing 08-03-2015, 02:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,455
Posted By dipdowndust
Can you check with company's HR to confirm your...

Can you check with company's HR to confirm your employment dates with the company ? I am not sure why your old manager is scared to give a letter ?? This is nothing out of normal. They are just...
Forum: Fingerprinting during 485 stage 07-21-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 370
Views: 84,880
Posted By dipdowndust
Talking Has anybody seen any issue with salary increase...

Has anybody seen any issue with salary increase while status adjustment ? Is there any written law from USCIS to decide whether your salary is in a particular range compared to when GC was filed ? I...
Forum: IV Agenda and Legislative Updates 07-15-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 146,221
Posted By dipdowndust
This update is like your manager writing a nice...

This update is like your manager writing a nice review for you and what future plans he has for you .... BUT BUT.. at the end he says SORRY this time no raise for you... but Hey keep up the good...
Forum: Non-Immigrant Visa 06-12-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,781
Posted By dipdowndust
It looks like your lawyer is not doing what...

It looks like your lawyer is not doing what he/she is suppose to do. By now, you should have got RFE or something explaining the delay. Sometimes, it could be company also delaying things. You never...
Forum: All other Green Card Issues 06-09-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,323
Posted By dipdowndust
Did you got brand new carpet and paint when you...

Did you got brand new carpet and paint when you moved in ? If YES, then landlord may get normal wear and tear. But if he did not give you new carpet and paint and claims that he/she did, then demand...
Forum: All other Green Card Issues 06-08-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,323
Posted By dipdowndust
[QUOTE=kal_1971;3587689]I lived in an house, as...

[QUOTE=kal_1971;3587689]I lived in an house, as per terms i paid rent and per lease agreement, i vacated house, I cleaned house as much as possible. Instead of 1st, i gave key 6 days later with...
Forum: The physical green card 05-27-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,320
Posted By dipdowndust
Nevermind .. your country is mexico !! :)

Nevermind .. your country is mexico !! :)
Forum: The physical green card 05-27-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,320
Posted By dipdowndust
Smile Was your P-date Dec 2003 ? Currently EB3 is at...

Was your P-date Dec 2003 ? Currently EB3 is at Jan 2004, so how was your date current last year ?

Congratulations..!
Forum: Visitor and business visa 05-22-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,877
Posted By dipdowndust
One of my friend had similar situation. He was a...

One of my friend had similar situation. He was a greencard holder and his parents were denied visitor visa multiple times. He was the only child and he was in USA. They did own a home though in home...
Forum: IV Agenda and Legislative Updates 03-19-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 12,726
Posted By dipdowndust
485 refile question

I tried to register to event but havent received dial in info yet. Can somebody ask following question ?

My spouse is not included in 485, when I filed in 2007. Under this EO, can I re-file 485...
Forum: Receipt tracker of 485, EAD and AP applications 01-07-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 15,062
Posted By dipdowndust
Filed in Aug first week 2014, received AP/EAD...

Filed in Aug first week 2014, received AP/EAD combo card by Nov first week, so about 90 days to process.
Forum: Non-Immigrant Visas 01-07-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 875
Posted By dipdowndust
My understanding is that you are only counted...

My understanding is that you are only counted against H1b quota once. Since she has h1b approved, you dont have to worry about quota while filing it again. You will need previous H-1b approval while...
Forum: Non-Immigrant Visas 12-14-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,595
Posted By dipdowndust
There is no SSN when you are on H4. Volunteering...

There is no SSN when you are on H4. Volunteering is not an employment as you do not get paid so I dont think there should be any problem e.g. Somebody who is on H-4 may volunteer in their kid's...
Forum: IV Agenda and Legislative Updates 11-24-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 438
Views: 250,030
Posted By dipdowndust
Re-file 485 to add spouse

I filed my 485 in 2007 when all dates became current and got EAD/AP. I got married after this event and therefore my wife does not have EAD/AP. I am currently not working with the company from which...
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