Fees have been increased in various categories in the United States, including immigration-citizenship. The Trump administration has announced a dramatic 80 percent increase in the application fee for asylum seekers in the country, including 50 for naturalization services. The increased fees will take effect on October 2, according to Voice of America. The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has accepted the proposal and there is no problem with the increased fees. Earlier, the US Department of Homeland Security issued a notice on July 31. under the new law, asylum seekers will be able to apply for a work permit for the first time by paying a fee. Although they have not been allowed to work before.
The application for citizenship (online naturalization) has been increased by Dollar 500 in one leap. Which was previously dollar 640. Now it’s dollar 1160. Increased by 60 percent. The Immigration Department says that if you apply online, the fee will be less than dollar 10. Refugees from all over the world apply for free in different countries. Only Australia, Physio, Iran used to accept application fees. America joined as the fourth country. The new law now sets dollar 50 for asylum seekers to apply. Low-income legal immigrants can apply for US citizenship without paying a fee. Although it is still in force; But the application process has become so complicated that many people have to go through different processes to get citizenship. Which was much easier before.
Joseph Adolf, deputy director of USCIS, said immigration fees have been increased to cover the costs of US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).