Our clients have found the following links to be helpful and informative. Please explore these resources, and if you have any questions or would like to schedule a consultation, please contact us.


United States Citizenship and Immigration Services

USCIS General Homepage

InfoPass Appointments

Case Status

Processing Dates

All Immigration Forms


Residency Information

General Guide

Residency Through Family Member

Residency Through Employment

Residency Through Investment

Residency Through Diversity Lottery


Naturalization Information

General Guide

Eligibility and Testing


Refugee & Asylum Information

USCIS Asylum Procedures Manual

General Information

Affirmative Versus Defensive Asylum Procedures


Immigration Court

Arlington Immigration Court

Baltimore Immigration Court


Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)

General Information about the BIA

Board of Immigration Appeals Decisions


State Department & Visa Information

General Visa Information

Visa Types for Permanent Immigrants

National Visa Center

Foreign Affairs Manual

Visa Bulletin

Visa Wait Times

U.S. embassies and consulates overseas


Federal Income Tax Regulations

Internal Revenue Service Information for International Taxpayers

<pSpecial Procedures for Employees of Foreign Governments & International Organizations

Request Tax Transcript

Individual Taxpayer Identification Numbers (ITIN)



Del Pino Rivera CPA

(Bowie, MD)*


Social Security

Social Security Office

Find Your Local Social Security Office

Social Security Regulations Regarding Immigrants


Department of Motor Vehicles

Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration

Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles

Washington, D.C. Department of Motor Vehicles


Passport Information

Passport Agency


DNA Testing



Foreign Academic Credential Evaluation Services

World Education Services, Inc*

Educational Credential Evaluators*

Global Credential Evaluators, Inc.*


Translation Services
American Translators Association*


ImmigrationProf Blog

Capital Area Immigrant Rights (CAIR) Coalition

Equality for Adopted Children

Detention Watch Network

American Civil Liberties Union

Amnesty International

Human Rights Watch

TRAC Immigration

Stop Notario Fraud


The content of this website is meant only to acquaint you with general information about immigration.This information is not legal advice and is not a substitute for having a consultation with an attorney. If you have additional questions or would like to schedule a consultation, please contact us.

*This is a sample of services available in the DC area. We are not endorsing these particular companies.