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Can I Cancel/Withdraw the Affidavit of Support I Filed?

This question is frequently asked regarding the I-864 Affidavit of Support.

Unfortunately, the person who filed the I-864 cannot cancel or withdraw it.

The I-864 remains effective until one of the following events take place:

  • The person for whom the I-864 was filed has accumulated 40 qualifying quarters of work in the United States.
  • The person for whom the I-864 was filed becomes a US citizen.
  • The person for whom the I-864 was filed returns abroad and no longer is a Legal Permanent Resident.
  • The person for whom the I-864 was filed dies.
  • The person who filed the I-864 dies.