How to make sure foreign-born workers are eligible to work in the U.S.

An estimated 8 million unauthorized workers were employed in the U.S. in 2010, constituting 5.2 percent of the nation’s labor force, according to a 2013 report by the Migration Policy Institute.

August 19, 2013

An estimated 8 million unauthorized workers were employed in the U.S. in 2010, constituting 5.2 percent of the nation’s labor force, according to a 2013 report by the Migration Policy Institute. Although it can be tempting to hire undocumented immigrants to undercut the competition, small-business owners who employ ineligible workers can be fined and face jail time. This article provides advice on how employers can ensure that non-U.S. citizens are eligible to work in the United States.

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