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We are completing the setM form, If my spouse owns the

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JA: Hello. How can I help?
Customer: We are completing the setM form
JA: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any paperwork with the UK government? What country do you live in? What is your citizenship?
Customer: If my spouse owns the property should we write own, rent or neither own or rent
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer about this?
Customer: The next question is do you live rent free with friends or family
JA: Is there anything else the Lawyer should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: That's all we want to knw
Submitted: 5 days ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  LawyerAk replied 5 days ago.

Good evening,

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
Good Evening
Expert:  LawyerAk replied 5 days ago.

You would write spouse owns the property as he has bought the property.

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
Spouse hasn't bought the property
Expert:  LawyerAk replied 5 days ago.

When you say own what do you mean?

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
Applicant doesn't own the property, his spouse owns the property
Customer: replied 5 days ago.
This relates to the SET M ILR form for UK immigration
Expert:  LawyerAk replied 5 days ago.

Then the option would be neither own or rent as the appl

Expert:  LawyerAk replied 5 days ago.

Applicant

Expert:  LawyerAk replied 5 days ago.

You live rent free if your spouse is providing accommodation for you.

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
But the next question says do you live rent free with parents or family or friends
Customer: replied 5 days ago.
what do we answer for that one
Customer: replied 5 days ago.
But then it's asking to upload the same documents twice on the portal such as ID letter and title deed
Expert:  LawyerAk replied 5 days ago.

You would need to provide that if your spouse owns the property even if you are the applicant.

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
If we write I own does it make a difference to the application?
Expert:  LawyerAk replied 5 days ago.

Please screenshot the page for me to review

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
See the 2nd screenshot I have sent its asking for all documents twice for the proof of ownership, copy of ID and letter signed by owner of the property
Expert:  LawyerAk replied 5 days ago.

The option you have ticked is fine as it’s asking about person you will be living with is the property owner

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
What about when it's asking for the same documents twice
Customer: replied 5 days ago.
The question was do you currently live with parents, family or friends rent free
Expert:  LawyerAk replied 5 days ago.

You would just to provide proof you can stay and the title deed. The answer is yes you do live rent free.

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
But do we need to upload the documents twice ??
Expert:  LawyerAk replied 5 days ago.

You would only need to upload once.