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TN NAFTA Visa for Canadian and Mexican Professionals

What is TN Visa status?

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is a diplomatic treaty between the United States, Canada and Mexico.  The treaty created special economic and trade relationships for the countries involved.  There are a number of immigration benefits available as a result of this agreement.  The TN nonimmigrant...

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What to Expect and How to Prepare for Your USCIS Medical Exam

What does a medical examination for immigration purposes entail?

The medical examination procedure consists of a physical examination, an evaluation (skin test/chest x-ray examination) for tuberculosis, and blood test for some individuals. The vaccination requirements include vaccines recommended by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). The immigration medical exam is for applicants of...

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Steps to Obtain a K-1 Fiance Visa in The U.S.

In order for a United States citizen to petition for permanent residency of his or her fiancé(e) abroad, a Petition for Alien Fiancé(e) must be filed with USCIS. After the Petition for Alien Fiancé(e) petition is approved, however, there are certain procedures for the alien fiancé(e) to take before being granted K-1 visa...

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