yes. as long as you have a valid H1B you can travel.
Can I travel to India when I-140 is pending?
Hi, You can travel outside the Country while your I-140 is pending; as you said, your H1-B visa is valid.
Can you travel while your I-140 is pending?
A pending or approved petition I-140 or I-130 should have no impact on an H holder’s ability to enter or re-enter the U.S. in H status.
Can I travel to India when my perm is in process?
Yes, you should be fine while your employer processes their PERM papers.
Can I travel outside US with I-140?
If you are living outside the U.S. when your I-140 is approved and your priority date is current, you and your dependents can apply at a U.S. Department of State consulate abroad for an immigrant visa in order to come to the United States and be admitted as permanent residents.
What happens if I move to India after i140 approved?
When you go back to India, you lost your H-1B and your spouse lost the H4. No H4, hence, no EAD. If you come back with H-1B again, your spouse will have a new H-4 and once your new I-140 gets approved, your spouse will be able to apply for anew EAD.
Can I travel to India while 485 is pending?
You can travel and your pending I485 (with or without Advance parole) will not be abandoned if you have one of these visa types to re-enter the USA: Work visas like H1B and its dependent H4, L-1, and its dependent L2. K-3 spouse or a K-4 child of a US citizen.
Can I go back to India after I-140 approval?
Yes, you can go back to India. You should opt for Consular Processing (instead of Adjustment Of Status) while filing 140 (if you want to process your GC further when your PD is current being out side USA). You can file 485 only if you are in USA.
How long is I-140 valid?
If an I-140 petition has been approved or an associated adjustment of status application is filed for 180 days or more, the petition will not be automatically revoked if the petitioner withdraws it or the petitioning employer’s business terminates. The petition remains valid unless revoked on other grounds.
Can I travel while I 130 is pending?
Nevertheless, it is possible to visit the US with a pending I-130, and we have seen many clients do it. There are many reasons you might want to visit the US while your I-130 is still pending.
Can I travel internationally when my perm is in process?
Yes, you can travel as long as you have all the required documents, and are properly maintaining your current H-1B status in the US. … Also, H-1B allows for “dual intent” meaning you can have a pending PERM and GC application, and you would still be able to travel on your H visa.
Can I travel internationally while Perm is pending?
A pending PERM does not have an impact on your plans to travel abroad unless you are intending to apply for a visa at the U.S. consulate and such visa does not allow for dual intent.
Can we travel during PERM processing?
The PERM process does not impact your ability to travel outside the United States. However, you must establish a separate means for obtaining a visa for reentry and should notify your immigration counsel as soon as possible when you know you will travel.
Can I stay in US after I-140 approval?
You can remain in the U.S. beyond June 2017 if the FORM I-140 is approved and a visa is available and a FORM I-485 is filed prior to expiration of the L-1B status.
Can I-485 be denied after I-140 approval?
USCIS can only transfer the I-485 if a visa number is available for that I-140 petition. Therefore, when the extraordinary ability I-140 is denied, and the national interest I-140 is approved but the priority date is not current, the I-485 will be denied.