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Current Form I-9 valid until Jan. 21, 2017 - USCIS
Posted on 14 Sep 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, Sept. 12, 2016 - "On Aug. 25, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approved a revised Form I-9 , Employment Eligibility Verification. USCIS must publish a revised form by Nov. 22, 2016. Employers may continue using the current version... Read More

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Employers Should Review Form I-9 for Social Security Number Glitch - USCIS
Posted on 17 Apr 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, Apr. 6, 2017 - "If you used Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, that you downloaded between Nov. 14 and Nov. 17, 2016, review them to ensure your employees’ Social Security numbers appear correctly in Section 1. There was... Read More

Employers Must Use Form I-9 Dated 11/14/2016 - USCIS
Posted on 23 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, Jan. 23, 2017 - "Beginning Jan. 22, 2017, employers must use the 11/14/2016 N version of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification , to verify the identity and work eligibility of every new employee hired after Nov. 6, 1986, or for the... Read More

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Don't Throw Away Those 'Old' Form I-9s!
Posted on 30 Aug 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

From USCIS on Aug. 30, 2012 : Current Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, Remains Valid After August 31, 2012 "Did you hear? Until further notice, employers should continue using the Form I-9 , Employment Eligibility Verification... Read More

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Revised Form I-9 Now Available (July 17, 2017)
Posted on 17 Jul 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, July 17, 2017 - "USCIS released a revised version of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, on July 17. Instructions for how to download Form I-9 are available on the Form I-9 page. Employers can use this revised version or continue... Read More

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E-Verify's New Lock: Like it or Not, This is a Big Deal!
Posted on 25 Nov 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The enhancement “enables USCIS to lock a SSN that appears to have been misused, protecting it from further potential misuse in E-Verify.” What does this mean? It means that E-Verify is actually getting better at doing what it’s... Read More

USCIS Seeks Comments on Proposed Changes to Form I-9
Posted on 27 Nov 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, Nov. 24, 2015 - "USCIS published a notice in the Federal Register on Nov. 24, 2015, to inform the public of proposed changes to Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification . The public may provide comments on the proposed changes for 60... Read More

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Continue to Use the Current Form I-9 for Employment Eligibility Verification: USCIS
Posted on 13 Aug 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Continue to Use the Current Form I-9 for Employment Eligibility Verification U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services sent this bulletin at 08/13/2012 08:00 AM EDT Until further notice, employers should continue using the Form I-9 currently... Read More

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M-274 Table of Changes (USCIS, Jan. 22, 2017)
Posted on 17 Feb 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Table of Changes for Revised M-274, (Rev. 01/22/17) - The purpose of this document is to outline the significant changes made to the M-274, Handbook for Employers: Guidance for Completing Form I-9. Read More

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Q&A from AILA/USCIS/ICE Liaison Meeting, Nov. 10, 2016
Posted on 14 Dec 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, Nov. 10, 2016 - "On November 10, 2016, the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Verification and Document Liaison Committee met with USCIS’s Verification Division and ICE Homeland Security Investigations to respond to questions... Read More

USCIS Revises Form I-9, Used for All New Hires in U.S.
Posted on 14 Nov 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, Nov. 14, 2016 - "U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) today published a revised version of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification. By Jan. 22, 2017, employers must use only the new version, dated 11/14/2016 N. Until... Read More

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USCIS Adds More Free I-9 Webinars to Schedule
Posted on 24 Apr 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Just Added, Six Free Form I-9 Webinars! U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services sent this bulletin at 04/23/2013 12:23 PM EDT Do you have any questions about the revised Employment Eligibility Verification Form I-9 , Rev. 03/08/13 N?... Read More

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