USCIS is preparing to increase premium processing fees beginning on Monday, October 19, 2020, as included in the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act, which was signed into law on September 30, 2020. An announcement from USCIS is expected to be released shortly.
- Premium processing fees for eligible benefit requests will increase from $1,440 to $2,500.
- H-2B and R-1 petitions will see an increase from $1,440 to $1,500.
- Any Form I-907 that is postmarked on or after October 19, 2020, must include the new fee amount.
- Any filings that are postmarked on or after October 19, 2020, that include the incorrect fee, will be rejected and returned.
WR will provide an update on this change as more information is made available.