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For the HHS Poverty Guidelines for Affidavit of support, is…

For the HHS Poverty...

For the HHS Poverty Guidelines for Affidavit of support, is the household size dependents of the sponsor? Or literally the number of people in the house?

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have been taken? Has any paperwork been filed with the U.S. government?

We're currently putting things together to file for the K1 visa.

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer about the K-1 visa?

Not yet, we're filing on our own.

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

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It goes by the Sponsor including the Beneficiary, any minor children of the Sponsor and any person or persons that the Sponsor includes as dependents on their income taxes. If you want to give me specifics, I can comment for you. If not, that's basically what it is about.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
just to be clear, if my fiance' goes to live with his parents to save up, they do not count as household members because they're not dependents, right? They do not show up in his income taxes, only he does.

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