The USCIS N-400 and Fee Waivers
Recently I have received several questions about the new N-400 Online application and fee waivers.
Question: Can I apply for citizenship online (N-400) with fee waiver (I-912) or fee reduction (I-942)?
Answer: At this time, you cannot apply for citizenship online if you are using with fee waiver (I-912) or fee reduction (I-942) form.
If you want to apply for citizenship (N-400) with fee waiver (I-912) or fee reduction (I-942) form, you must download these forms from USCIS.gov and mail these forms together to USCIS.
USCIS has advice about how to find low-cost legal services. Check the show notes for links for the forms and legal services.
However, the question about fee waivers reminded me about an interview that I did last year with Citizenship Teacher, Kathy Martin from Beaumont Adult School. She gave a very clear explanation about the difference between fee waivers and fee reduction. In honor of the resolution: NEW YEAR, NEW CITIZEN, I would like to play a short clip from that interview.
USCIS N-400 Application for Naturalization
USCIS I-912 Fee Waiver
USCIS I-942 Fee Reduction
USCIS Find Legal Services
USCIS Online Account
DOJ Executive Office for Immigration Review: RECOGNIZED ORGANIZATIONS AND ACCREDITED REPRESENTATIVES ROSTER BY STATE AND CITY
Please visit us on the web at uscitizenpod.com where you can find our new Citizenship Interview Quiz for Paulette Poujol-Oriol (Port-au-Prince, Haiti) and MLK Day citizenship resources.
Also go to our YouTube channel and watch our screencast series about using the new N-400 online application. I will be posting a series shorter screencasts about the N-400 online application soon.
uscitizenpod: CCAE 2017 Citizenship Interview (Kathy Martin talks about Fee waivers)
uscitizenpod: Intro to the USCIS Online N-400 Application for Naturalization podcast
uscitizenpod: US Citizenship--Apply Online! Playlist
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