Undocumented workers and taxes: should you get a tax identification number?

On behalf of Robichaud, Schroepfer & Correia, P.A. posted in Employment Immigration on Friday, April 19, 2013. One of the themes of this blog is the dynamic role that immigrant workers play in driving the American economy. Undocumented people include many, many workers – and many of those workers pay taxes. In Minnesota and across the […]

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Immigrants, employment and the I-9 process

 On behalf of Robichaud, Schroepfer & Correia, P.A. posted in Employment Immigration on Thursday, October 18, 2012. For both employers and immigrant workers, compliance with federal rules on work authorization has become increasingly important. In 2009, Immigration and Customers Enforcement (ICE), which is now part of the Homeland Security department, began conducting audits of employers. The goal […]

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Criminal Charges Can Lead To Deportation For Undocumented Immigrants

On behalf of Robichaud, Schroepfer & Correia, P.A. posted in Deportation on Friday, September 28, 2012. Undocumented immigrants in Minnesota and across the United States live every day with the very real threat of deportation. Recently, three undocumented immigrants in Minnesota were prosecuted for illegally entering the United States after already having been deported. They […]

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Deportation Defense, After ICE’s Latest Enforcement Sweep

On behalf of Robichaud, Schroepfer & Correia, P.A. posted in Deportation on Thursday, April 5, 2012. It may be too cynical to explain large-scale immigration enforcement sweeps as a sign that this is an election year. But last week’s 6-day national crackdown, in which nearly 3,000 people were arrested, shows how divided political opinion is on […]

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