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I-9 Audits


See also I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification & Antidiscrimination Protections

ICE I-9 Audits (Inspections): Rights and Responsibilities (2-pages, 2/11)
What is an ICE I-9 audit? Why did ICE audit my employer? What should I do if my employer tells me there is a problem with my documents? What are employers NOT allowed to do during an I-9 audit?  NILC memo format (PDF) | Plainer format (PDF)

Talking Points Regarding I-9 Audits (PDF, 2/11)
For workers' rights advocates to use when talking to an employer that is being targeted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for an audit of the employer's I-9 employment eligibility verification forms.

What Worker Advocates Should Know About I-9 Audits (PDF)