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my parents visiting US and applying for GC as a beneficiary of US Citizen and in the mean time of sister who is under 21 and living in overseas , can we apply for her as a dependent of my parents too ?
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Immigration Lawyer: Phillips Esq., Attorney-at-Law replied 3 months ago
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Immigration Lawyer: Phillips Esq., Attorney-at-Law replied 3 months ago

I am sorry, but I am having difficulty understanding your compound question.

Kindly simplify your question and resubmit.

Are your parents filing I-485 or just I-130?

Or I-130 and I-485 at the same time?

Thank you for your cooperation.

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