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Oppose Fee Increases that Price Immigrants Out of Citizenship and Other Immigration Benefits

On January 4th, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) released a proposed rule that, if implemented, will increase certain immigration application fees, including naturalization, family-sponsored and employment-based visas, and other immigration benefits.

Please express your opposition to these fee increases by sending a public comment to the federal government and telling them why they should not go ahead with this proposal.

Thank you in advance for submitting comments and sharing to your networks so that we can drive thousands of comments opposing these fee increases before the extended deadline of Monday March 13th, 2023.

Full proposed rule available here.


Please explain in your comment how you, your family or friend, or someone else will be negatively affected by this regulation. For example, would you or they be unable to afford an application fee? Or save up money and delay sending in an application? Or take up an extra job, borrow money from a friend or family member, or take out a loan to apply? Please explain any unique circumstances in your comment below.

The template below offers guidance, but the most personalized comments, including how you personally would be negatively affected by this regulation, have the most impact. Please make sure to customize this template for maximum impact.