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    lchang1971 Posts: 1, Reputation: 1
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    Jun 13, 2008, 11:20 AM
    Green Card Holder living in the US and working in Mexico
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    Jun 13, 2008, 11:43 AM
    You have to be a resident as part of your restrictions and requirements to be able to apply for legal full citizenship, I am sure, and living in Mexico would make you a resident of Mexico, not the United States.
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    Jun 13, 2008, 01:16 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by lchang1971
    I am lawful permanent resident since june 07 married to an american citizen.
    I will be able to apply for citizenship next year on june 09.
    I am offered a job in Mexicali, Mexico at a mexican company.
    I want to know if I will have any problem when applying for my citizenship if I move and live in Calexico, California and cross the border every day to go to work to Mexicali, Mexico.

    Thank you for your help !
    It depends on your tax return, if your income tax from this job does not establish any "ties" to US, the job may jeopardize your status.

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