To make sure a Form I-90 is accepted, applicants should fill in all the required fields with correct information, sign the form and pay the fee, reports U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Although applicants can complete the form online, they must send supporting documents by mail, states Nolo.com.
Applicants completing Form I-90 to renew or replace a green card should download the most current version and fill it out on a computer or with black ink, according to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. All entries should be legible and not highlighted or corrected with correction tape or fluid. Required fields are outlined in red, and if any are left blank, the form is returned to the applicant for completion. Applicants should check all information carefully and ensure names and dates of birth on each form are identical when filling out multiple forms.
If applicants submit Form I-90 by mail instead of online, they can receive an email notice of acceptance by filling out and attaching Form G-1145, E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance, to their Form I-90, reports U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. In response to all Form I-90 submissions, applicants are mailed Form I-797C, Notice of Action, which lists the receipt number and processing office.