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Keeping in view the COVID-19 pandemic and disruptive lockdown orders affecting DMV operations, the agency has decided to extend the original enforcement deadline for Real ID until October of 2021. This is by almost a year, which was previously set for Oct. 1, 2020. This would provide additional time to all involved parties to get […]

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has many different forms and numbers, and, quite frankly, it can be confusing and often intimidating. Don’t worry, though. The USCIS just uses this numbering system to identify its various documents. The USCIS uses different types of Form I-797 to communicate with applicants. One most people know […]

If you want to become a U.S. resident, you need an immigration visa. To do that, you need to go through a whole process, which involves submitting some applications. What application is required for this, though? Update: Form DS-260 If you want to enter the United States as an immigrant, then you need to submit […]

Public Charge Rule is among the many new ordinances pushed out by the Trump administration. But as always, many people, both citizens, and non-citizens are confused as to what it means and to whom it is applicable. In this article, we’ll explain in-depth about the New Public Charge Rule and who should be concerned regarding […]

As a visa sponsor, you have many responsibilities. Keeping the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) up to date on your physical address is one of them. If you’ve recently moved, you can use Form I-865 to notify the USCIS about your change of address. We provide more details on the Form I-865 and […]

In a tweet on April 20, United States President Donald Trump suggested the possibility of a temporary immigration suspension in light of the worldwide COVID-19 outbreak. The tweet read: “In light of the attack from the Invisible Enemy, as well as the need to protect the jobs of our GREAT American Citizens, I will be […]

As the COVID-19 situation develops worldwide, there’s a lot of information to sift through. Here at Stilt, we’re dedicated to helping immigrants and visa holders in the U.S. during this crisis. Below, you will find a number of resources curated and developed by Stilt to collect the relevant and necessary information during this pandemic. There […]

Many citizens wonder why they need to provide proof of their citizenship for applications. While the process might be cumbersome to some, it is highly important. From general tasks, like opening a bank account, to requesting passports and visas, you’ll be asked to provide proof of citizenship documents. In this article, we will explain everything […]

I-94W is the nonimmigrant visa waiver arrival or departure record form that must be completed by every nonimmigrant visitor who does not have a visitor’s visa. This applies to people who are citizens of the countries referred to in 8 CRF 217. If you are not sure if your country belongs to this group, you […]

Form I-360 is a complex document, mainly because it is filed by so many groups of people. Thus, the options can be overwhelming. In this article, we’ll cover everything about Form I-360 — who should file it, how to file it, and the documents required. What Is Form I-360? While Form I-130 is used to […]