Immigration Issues/Q about N 400 Form


I am filling my citizen ship form I filled everything only one Q I didn't know the Q is about Selective Service Registration I was 26 year old when I came here K1 visa & that time I didn't know to register selective service. Now I have to attach a statement why I didn't register can you tell me what can I do now to solve this issue.

The selective service registration ineligibility applies only for persons who knowingly and willfully failed to register between the ages of 18-26. The other important requirement is you should be a permanent resident during this period. You came to the US after your 25th birthday and you were a nonimmigrant (K visa) at that time. Since you were over 25 yrs old and a nonimmigrant at that time of entry you are not required to register for the Selective Service.

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Ramasamy Krishnan


Immigration particularly business immigration and National Interest Waivers.


I have over 7 years of experience in all facets of immigration law. Specifically focusing on filing of National Interest Waivers (NIW), Alien of Extraordinary Ability and Outstanding Researchers/Professors petitions for Ph.D's and other advanced degree professionals. I have also assisted clients in numerous PERM, H-1b, L and other nonimmigrant visa applications. I am a partner at the law firm Ashley & Krishnan,

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