Completing I-9 and W-4 Forms

If you need help completing your I-9 forms or W-4 forms for new employment, this free lesson can help.

Bring proper identification

In order to complete this paperwork, many U.S. citizens wishing to work in the United States bring a state-issued driver's license or identification card and a Social Security card. However, there are several forms of verification that can be used.

Go to Part 8 of the USCIS Handbook for Employers (M-274) to see more forms of acceptable documentation.

Sample I9 Acceptable IdentificationSample I9 Acceptable Identification

Be prepared to produce other personal information such as your maiden name if applicable, Social Security number, driver's license number, current address and phone number, and the name and information of an emergency contact.