If I would like to be a co-sponsor for my cousin, can I still do so if I just filed my taxes for last year late?

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If I would like to be a co-sponsor for my cousin, can I still do so if I just filed my taxes for last year late?

I received an extension. Also I’m making payments to the IRS? The amount I owe is under 5k. He paperwork has already been filed but her husband’s income isn’t enough, that’s why I want to help out.

Asked on August 7, 2018 under Immigration Law, Florida

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SB Member California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 3 years ago | Contributor

If you are a US permanent resident of a US citizen, you can serve as a joint sponsor and you will have to present proof of your status, your last year's federal tax return and w-2 and the last few paycheck stubs and an employment verification letter from your employer.


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