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My E2 visa application has just been denied this afternoon.

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My E2 US visa application has just been denied this afternoon by the US Embassy. i purchased 50% of my mother's company that has been running since 2002. included in my visa application packet was an unaudited financial statement that was computer generated through "quickbooks". the financial statement showed negative amounts of profit. i was explaining to the consular officer that the profits were negative due to bad investments that occurred during the economic crisis that started since 2006 and still going on right now (the negative investment is still under negotiation and is with US courts). though the financial statement until 2008 is still negative, it also showed a growth from the losses between 2007 and 2008. The company also purchased another company that is now under the corporation that i purchased. how can i reappeal my application and what forms do i have to fill up? my visa application is submitted in the US Embassy Manila, Philippines.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  Ely replied 7 years ago.

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You need to file an APPEAL asap. US catch-all appeal form and filing instructions can be found here:

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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
sorry but the answer you provided is only for those who are already in the United States, not if you are denied an application for the actual visa (not the status) while in the home country. the answer you provided also does not have information for appeal of a denied adjustment of status to an E2.

the information i need is for those like me who is still in my home country applying for the actual visa to enter the United States.
Expert:  Ely replied 7 years ago.
My apologies. I'll opt out and have another expert help you. You have not been charged.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Please Accept My AnswerI received the following letter in my email asking me to pay you for an answer that im not looking for, after you told me that you will give me another expert to help me and that i am not charged. the email also included the "green button" which i believe means that i am accepting the answer. i would like to repeat that the answer given to me does not apply to my case. i dont want to think that i am being tricked to pay something that i am not satisfied with.


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Expert:  Ely replied 7 years ago.
Sorry - that is automatic. Please ignore. Thanks.