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Employer Client Alert - March 2017

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) released an updated M-274, Handbook for Employers, Guidance for Completing Form I-9.  The new M-274 has a revision date of 1/22/17.

In the M-274, USCIS explains how employers should properly complete Form I-9 when verifying their employees’ identity and work authorization documents.  Also, the M-274 provides examples of acceptable identity and work authorization documents that employees may present when completing Form I-9.

The new version of the M-274 is accessible online at

The M-274 is an indispensable resource for employers in order to comply with the employment verification process and completion of I-9 forms.