Saturday, May 26th, 2018

The I-9 Gets a Make-Over

"With the passage of the Immigration Reform and Control Act, since November 6, 1986, all employers throughout the U.S., small or large, have been obliged to complete a form I-9 to record identity and work authorization documents for every new hire.  The government has released six major editions of the I-9 form and on March 8, 2013 it released yet another version ( as well as a newly minted M-274 (, Handbook for Employers, Guidance for Completing Form I-9.  With this 7th edition, does practice make perfect?  Yes and no – you be the judge.  This article will describe some of the new features of