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Forum: All other Green Card Issues 05-03-2011, 08:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,514
Posted By Alabaman
It is different this year. This year, they are...

It is different this year. This year, they are not going to notify anyone by post or email. You have to check yourself. So, once you check and you did not win, there is no point checking again....
Forum: Retrogression, priority dates and Visa bulletins 04-26-2010, 03:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,053
Posted By Alabaman
The US Immigration system is so unfortunate. It's...

The US Immigration system is so unfortunate. It's a pity for someone like you (an many more other people) to have been in the US for 10+ years with US Citizen children yet no permanent residency. Now...
Forum: Recent Blogs 04-22-2010, 06:34 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 9,060
Posted By Alabaman
You say all these because you understand. Most of...

You say all these because you understand. Most of these police officers out there (and even Immigration Enforcement officers) dont understand the laws they are enforcing. I once asked an american...
Forum: Out of status, employment gap and status revalidation 03-19-2010, 02:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,685
Posted By Alabaman
You should file like you have been doing before....

You should file like you have been doing before. File the regular 1040. Don't file 1040NR. This is because you lived in the US prior to 2009.
Forum: Visitor and business visa 02-23-2010, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,031
Posted By Alabaman
Can they just tell you to come on H1? I guess you...

Can they just tell you to come on H1? I guess you were working right? Did he guarantee you that you will get an H1?
Forum: Non-Immigrant Visas 02-11-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,661
Posted By Alabaman
this is what i think... i am no expert. wait...

this is what i think... i am no expert.

wait until you get ur SSN before you file.
you would have to file 2009 as F1 (so 1040NR) NR meaning non resident.
2010 onwards you file as a resident (for...
Forum: Interesting Topics 01-19-2010, 09:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,635
Posted By Alabaman
Nothing is going to get done in Congress anymore.

Nothing is going to get done in Congress anymore.
Forum: Interesting Topics 01-19-2010, 02:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,647
Posted By Alabaman
I'd guess around $1,400 (+/- $200) How to...

I'd guess around $1,400 (+/- $200)

How to Calculate Unemployment | eHow.com (http://www.ehow.com/how_4464449_calculate-unemployment.html)
Forum: Non-Immigrant Visas 01-07-2010, 02:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 20,344
Posted By Alabaman
Lightbulb Change to B1 Status while looking for a job

Change to B1 (Visitor) status. This will give you 6 months in the country to find a job. Once you find a job, you can change back to H1B. It might be better to file for change of status after 30 days...
Forum: News articles and reports 12-21-2009, 08:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,475
Posted By Alabaman
Dependent on the Media

Until the media latch on to Immigration Reform before it becomes a burning issue. The media have a way of fueling issues. It will come soon... it might be triggered by an immigration related event...
Forum: All other Green Card Issues 11-19-2009, 04:31 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 11,884
Posted By Alabaman
Exclamation Time Factor

The best thing to ask for is a "time factor". If you have been in the US LEGALLY for a certain number of years (say 5 years), then you can apply for a Green Card (GC). That way people who have put...
Forum: Recent Blogs 10-30-2009, 10:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,299
Posted By Alabaman
but the states wont pay you anyways... they will...

but the states wont pay you anyways... they will say you are not a PR. So Unfair.
Forum: Interesting Topics 09-01-2009, 03:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,014
Posted By Alabaman
No offence intended, If India is the best country...

No offence intended, If India is the best country in the world with its "wonderful" cultures why are there so many Indians hell bent on getting the Green Card? Waiting so many years painfully? Why...
Forum: News articles and reports 07-28-2009, 01:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,515
Posted By Alabaman
[QUOTE=dummgelauft;552147](1) I have been here in...

[QUOTE=dummgelauft;552147](1) I have been here in US for 12 years (no GC yet, of course), but I have yet to see anybody leave, barring a couple of guys who HAD to move due to family realted issues.
...
Forum: News articles and reports 06-17-2009, 06:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,798
Posted By Alabaman
So why are you the one concerned about America...

So why are you the one concerned about America loosing you? I just find that funny.
Forum: Non-Immigrant Visas 06-10-2009, 01:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,360
Posted By Alabaman
plus sidlees english is even poor. I wonder how...

plus sidlees english is even poor. I wonder how he has been keeping his job.
Forum: News articles and reports 06-03-2009, 08:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,422
Posted By Alabaman
yeah india made a mistake by asking for...

yeah india made a mistake by asking for independence... they wouldnt have needed this point system.
Forum: Retrogression, priority dates and Visa bulletins 05-26-2009, 04:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,081
Posted By Alabaman
WELL SAID! If you have a perm res. u live...

WELL SAID!

If you have a perm res. u live here for 5 years and you become a Citizen. I would have thought that getting citizenship (from perm residency) would be much more difficult to get than...
Forum: Retrogression, priority dates and Visa bulletins 05-25-2009, 02:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,081
Posted By Alabaman
There should be a way to gain perm residency...

There should be a way to gain perm residency based on the number of years you have spent in the US. I have spent 8 years... with no hope of GC.
Forum: Interesting Topics 05-16-2009, 11:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,237
Posted By Alabaman
Thanks for making this point.

Thanks for making this point.
Forum: News articles and reports 05-15-2009, 01:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,285
Posted By Alabaman
Even if H1B quota is eliminated and number of...

Even if H1B quota is eliminated and number of visas becomes unlimited, there will still be huge problems with EB Green card.

It is over dependent on employer, there is a huge back log etc. The...
Forum: Recent Blogs 05-15-2009, 07:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,418
Posted By Alabaman
That's derogatory!

That's derogatory!
Forum: News articles and reports 05-04-2009, 06:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,278
Posted By Alabaman
Thumbs down ... it makes sense

Yes this will be good... it makes sense.

Take me for example, I have two houses here in the US and I am on H1B. I lost my job recently and I am being told to leave the US within 2 - 4 weeks...
Forum: IV Agenda and Legislative Updates 04-30-2009, 07:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,363
Posted By Alabaman
all talk... talk talk talk...no action

all talk... talk talk talk...no action
Forum: IV Agenda and Legislative Updates 04-30-2009, 05:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,736
Posted By Alabaman
OK... so?

OK... so?
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