The costs of not complying are high. Compliance is actually easy if you know what to do. Unfortunately, many organizations do not take the time to learn how to properly complete an I-9 form. The forms are also changed every few years.
The presenter has conducted hundreds of I-9 audits. The number of companies that were totally in compliance in 18 years of conducting I-9 Audits is a big fat ZERO. It is vital that companies get a sense of their compliance picture, asking:
Are we using the correct Form I-9s?
Do we and did we fill out the forms correctly?
Do we copy the documents?
Can we still hire employees who do not have proper documents?