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  • USCIS Forms - Citizenship and Naturalization Based FormsUSCIS provides most of the immigrant and non-immigrant forms through the website, whichare free of cost. USCIS provides detailed instructions about all the immigration and theNaturalization forms. Information about the fees and the location to file the forms are providedby the USCIS.USCIS Forms based on Green Card, Naturalization, citizenship, employment, adoption andhumanitarian benefits can be obtained online. Forms that are related to Naturalization adcitizenship are N-400, N-600, N-565, N-470, N-648, N-300, N-426, N-336 and N-644. Theseforms are used for various purposes based on Naturalization and Citizenship.N-400, Application for NaturalizationNaturalization is a process through which US citizenship is granted to a foreign national. Toapply for Naturalization the the applicant must fulfill all the eligibility requirements constitutedby Congress, in the Immigration and Nationality Act. If the foreign citizen is found to beeligible for US citizenship, he can apply for Naturalization by filing Form N-400.N-600, Application for Certificate of CitizenshipThis form may be filed by an individual in order to document his US citizenship status basedon his US citizen parentage.N-565, Application for Replacement Naturalization/Citizenship DocumentForm N-565 can be filed to apply for a replacement of the Certificate of Citizenship,Declaration of Intention, Repatriation Certificate or the Naturalization Certificate. It can alsobe filed to apply for a special certificate of Naturalization in order to be recognized as anAmerican citizen by a foreign countryN-470, Application to Preserve Residence for Naturalization PurposesA lawful permanent resident may intend to leave the US and stay abroad for a year or more,for certain purposes like employment offer overseas. If he wishes to pursue Naturalization, hemust preserve his status in the United States an an immigrant. Hence, to do so, he can fileForm N-470, in order to obtain approval to preserve residency, before leaving the UnitedStates.N-648, Medical Certification for Disability ExceptionsAn individual who seeks an exemption to the English and Civics components of the
  • Naturalization test, due to physical disability or mental impairment can file this form. This formmust be certified by medical doctors or clinical psychologists licensed to practice in the UnitedStates.N-426, Request for Certification of Military or Naval ServiceThis form may be filed by the current or former members of the US armed forces. This formmust be completed and certified by the applicant and the certifying official. This form will thenserve as an authenticated certification of the applicants military service. Through this, theapplicants service in the US armed forces will be verified by the Department of Defense.N-300, Application to File Declaration of IntentionThis form my be filed by the lawful permanent resident of the United States, above the age of18. This form is not mandatory for Naturalization, but certain states in America require theDeclaration of Intention, if the applicant wishes to conduct a certain business or to acquirecertain licenses in that state.N-336, Request for a Hearing on a Decision in Naturalization ProceedingsThis form may be filed, if you request a hearing before an Immigration officer on anunfavorable judgment related to your Naturalization application. To request for a hearing, youmust file your request with the USCIS, within 30 days from the date of receiving the decision.N-644, Application for Posthumous CitizenshipUnited States grants citizenship for non US citizens who die as a result of an injury causeddue to active duty with the armed forces of the United States. Eligible dependents of thedeceased veteran such as parents, spouse, children and siblings may apply for posthumouscitizenship by filing Form N-644. In order to apply for posthumous citizenship the applicationmust be filed within two years, from the death of the veteran.Posted @