New ICE I-9 Audit Initiative Becoming More Aggressive

652 businesses were recently served notices of immigration audits. US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has recently launched their new audit initiative issuing 652 Notices of Inspection. The notices explain that ICE will be inspecting the hiring records of these businesses including auditing I-9 form compliance. The businesses that have been presented a Notice were selected due to complaints and …

DOL Audits

Auditors finding “Good Faith” for smal business using a PEO. During a recent conversation and review of a Department of Labor audit with a client I mentioned how the auditor used the term “Good Faith” during the audit. This came from her finding out that the employer was using a Professional Employer Organization (PEO). Once we as the clients PEO contacted the …

How to Prepare for a Workers Compensation Audit

How can I make a work comp audit easy? StaffScapes recently received a brochure from our Workers compensation provider Pinnacol Assurance. It got me thinking about the time we spend preparing for our Audit for all our clients. In a normal year we spend over 60 hours preparing ever year for our audit. Over the years we have we have fine tuned how we …