Is there financial responsibility to a spouse after divorce when one is a us citizen and the other received their citizenship through marriage?

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Yes there is, divorce does not change any obligations from form I-864, as it says on the form: "Note that divorce does not terminate your obligations under this Form I-864."
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Is a spouse responsible for the other spouse's back taxes that were assessed prior to marriage?

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Can a Canadian citizen living in the US with their US citizen spouse apply for Canadian immigration for their spouse and does the spouse have to give up their US citizenship?

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Can a US citizen and an illegal immigrant get married and if so will the non citizen spouse be able to obtain citizenship?

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Is a spouse financially responsible for the other spouse's student loan debt?

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How to get US citizenship through marriage?

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When i get us citizenship after marriage of US citizen?

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Does marriage to a US citizen confer citizenship on you?

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