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Guillermo J. Senmartin, Esq., Immigration Lawyer
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Me and my spouse are filing for marriage adjustment of status,

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Me and my spouse are filing for marriage adjustment of status, he has a young child from a previous marriage who lives with his former spouse abroad, presently we do not plan for his child to move to the US. Is it necessary that me (US citizen) and him include mention of his child's name in the I-130 and I-485 ?
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Yes, it is necessary that the child be mentioned because in the future, if he ever wants to child to receive any benefit, it could be denied as they will investigate and ask why the child was not included. So answer correctly and fully in the I-130 and I-485. The I-485 even has a section where you would mark NO asking if the child is applying with him.

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