|Is mandatory||Is voluntary for most businesses|
|Does not require a Social Security number||Requires a Social Security number*|
|Does not require a photo on identity documents (List B)||Requires a photo on identity documents (List B)|
|Must be used to reverify expired employment authorization||MAY NOT be used to reverify expired employment authorization|
*If an individual has not yet been issued a Social Security Account number, the employer may contact E-Verify for further guidance.
E-Verify is fast, free and easy to use. Employers can learn more about E-Verify at www.dhs.gov/E-Verify or by calling 888-464-4218.
Employees with questions about E-Verify may call 888-897-7781.