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I am filling out DS 160 for B1/B2 visa for me and wife. We have 18 years old daughter, which was born in U.S. and has U.S. citizenship. Now she lives with us outside of US.
If we will answer the question "YES", meaning that we have immediate relative in the U.S, are we in lie position, stating she is "in the U.S." while she is "outside U.S." in fact?
If answer will be NO - are we in the position of "hiding the fact of existence of immediate relative - U.S."?

Lawyer's Assistant: What is your official status? Do you have any pending applications or petitions with USCIS?

I am citizen of Kazakhstan, no any immigrant petitions

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?

No

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I do not think so, at the best of my knowledge

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Immigration Law
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Immigration Lawyer: Edward Young,
 replied 4 months ago

Since you do not have a relative living in the US, you can legitimately answer “No” to that question.

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