Depending on how one got their green card, one will be eligible to naturalize as a US citizen when one has resided in the United States for 3, 4 or 5 years AND has been continuously living in the United States. Naturalization is normally a simple process, but it can become complicated where one has factors like illnesses that make one unable to take the citizenship exam, unpaid taxes, convictions and other issues that can call their moral character into question.
At Akpele & Associates, LLC, we will guide you through the process of determining if you are eligible to apply, prepare and file your naturalization application, as well as accompany you to your naturalization process. Contact us today to get started.
You must meet specific requirements based on your situation, so talk with a naturalization lawyer to find out what those are. In general, you can apply for U.S. citizenship through naturalization if: