Today many people in the U.S. desire to change their nonresidential status to permanent resident. For this purpose they are requested to submit a number of documents. The basic document needed to become a permanent resident on the territory of the United States is a form I-485. It is an application registration of permanent residence and adjusting the status.
Prior to filing an application an individual has to pay the correct service fee. After it is paid, start filling out a form. Applicants under 14 can`t prepare a document themselves. They may have their forms completed by parents or guardians.
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An application form includes 5 parts placed on six pages:
A person is required to attach some supplementary documents to his I-485, i.e. copy of foreign birth certificate, copy of passport with nonimmigrant visa and two color photographs.
After a document is completed, it has to be checked for mistakes and deficiency of information provided in order to avoid any delays or rejections.