Form I-9 Flexibility Extended to August 31, 2021

By Kelly Holland

May 28, 2021


On May 26, 2021, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced an extension of the flexibility in complying with requirements related to Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, due to COVID-19. This temporary guidance was set to expire May 31, 2021, but because of ongoing precautions related to COVID-19, DHS extended the Form I-9 requirement flexibilities to August 31, 2021. Read more from the ICE newsroom.