Everything you need to become a naturalized U.S. citizen
The sooner a green card holder becomes a U.S. citizen, the sooner he or she gains a host of benefits: the right to vote and apply for certain federal jobs, faster immigration for family, protection against deportation or new anti-immigration legislation, and more.
But the application process itself can be long and confusing--and at worst, create a risk of deportation. With Becoming a U.S. Citizen, you can save months, or even years, and avoid complications.
Learn how to:
- make sure you are eligible for citizenship
- understand the risks and rewards of applying
- fill out application forms
- study for the citizenship exam
- interview successfully, and
- deal with any setbacks.
The new edition covers the latest submission and interview procedures, including how to deal with agency delays caused by the pandemic; changed answers to the U.S. civics exam in light of the 2020 election; policies regarding when minor crimes make someone ineligible for citizenship; and more.