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DHS changes Affidavit of Support sponsorship forms to reflect Public Charge Rule

  1. Date Announced

    June 30, 2017

    DHS proposes changes to forms I-864, I-864A, I-864EZ, and I-864W, all relating to determinations of whether a sponsor can support a non-citizen visa applicant. Changes include new requirements of applicants, including submission of IRS transcript or copy of Federal individual income tax return for years in which statement of income is required, name of business if applicable, income of additional family members, and reminder not to apply if salary is insufficient to meet income requirements under Federal Poverty Guidelines. Allows for another 30 days of public comment on the proposed changes. [ID #688]

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  3. Subsequent Action

    September 15, 2019

    The most recent update to the I-864 was on Sept 15, 2019 and is valid through 10/31/21.

    Form I-864 Affidavit of Support

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