Is Your Company Prepared for an I-9 Audit? What to Expect During and After a Visit from ICE or DHS

While immigration enforcement and oversight have occurred under the purview of all past presidents, the Trump Administration has publicly made them a leading policy priority.  Immigration raids and detentions at the border are the most visible aspects of this policy, but administrative oversight of employment documentation has also increased and will likely have the greatest …

New I-9 Form Must be Used by Jan 21, 2017

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) announced that an updated Form I-9 has been approved. While the current form had a revision date of 03/08/2013 N and expired in March this year, is is acceptable for continued use until January 17, 2017. On August 25, 2016, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) …

Decreased IRS Mileage Reimbursement Rates for 2016

The Internal Revenue Service issued the 2016 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes. The rates show a significant decrease from last year's rates. Beginning on Jan. 1, 2016, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans, …

Mileage Rates Reimbursement Rates to Decrease by Half a Cent on January 1, 2014

Beginning on Jan. 1, 2014, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans, pickups or panel trucks) will be: -56 cents per mile for business miles driven -23.5 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes -14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations The business, medical, and …