My I-140 is approved, but I just received a good job offer in India. I would like to work there for at least a few years. Can I do that without abandoning my I-140?


Generally speaking, leaving the U.S. would have no impact on the validity of the I-140 approval. It typically is permissible to be outside the U.S., even for an extended period of time, and then apply for the green card later, when the priority date becomes current (assuming the job is still available). (20.Aug.2020)

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