On November 14, 2016 USCIS released a revised version of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification. While employers may continue using Form I-9 with a revision date of 03/08/2013 N. through January 21, 2017, by January 22, 2017, employers must use the revised form.
Form I-9 may be Downloaded for Easier Use
The new Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification may be downloaded directly to your local computer. USCIS has published the following instructions:
“Use the latest version of the free Adobe Reader. The Internet Explorer, Firefox and Safari web browsers will prompt you to open or save the form.
To download from the Chrome web browser:
- Click the link to the Form I-9 you wish to download.
- Click the arrow that displays in the PDF file download box that will appear in the bottom left-hand corner.
- Select “Show in folder” from the drop-down that appears.
- Open the form that appears in your Download folder.
Once downloaded, you will be able to populate the fields, and print the form for execution.”
If you have any questions about the revised Form I-9 or any other employment matter, please contact one of our employment law attorneys. We are happy to help!