Homeland Security Issues Immigration Fees Final Rule

Law360, New York (October 21, 2016, 8:02 PM EDT) — The Department of Homeland Security has issued its final rule regarding potential fee changes for a slew of immigration-related forms, including a proposed 145 percent fee increase for a key form used by EB-5 visa applicants and a new $3,035 fee for regional centers, which pool immigrant investor funds.

In a document scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on Monday, DHS and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services said that the fee for a Form I-140, or Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker, which is used…

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