How Much Do You Know About Relocation?
Exceptions, or expenses that were not originally intended, can impact your company’s annual relocation spend. What's the average amount spent on exceptions in a typical relocation program?
That’s right!Sorry, you’re incorrect! The average amount spent on exceptions is typically 12.5%.*
If your company is spending more than 5% of its total relocation spend on exceptions, it’s time to take a look at your program.
*Results based on a recent NuCompass study conducted to investigate the effect of exception spend on total program costs.
Latest Blog Posts
Update on US immigration Application Process
Our immigration partners, BAL Global, have provided an important update regarding US immigration application processes. Consistent with the Administration’s stated intent to implement "extreme vetting,," the State Department will begin asking nearly all visa applicants for additional personal and social media information. Previously, this approach was announced for a subset of applicants; the new request by the State Department is to ask nearly all visa applicants (immigrant and non-immigrant) for this information. See the update from BAL for more details.
The New Tax Law and Its Impact on Mobility
NuCompass Chairman, Frank Patitucci, has written the following thought-leadership article on the new tax laws and the immediate and longer term impact on relocation and mobility services:
Possible Changes to H-1B Extension Processing
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) may stop renewing H-1B extensions for applicants caught in the green card backlog. Past practices have generally resulted in any applicant whose green card application was negatively affected by backlogs or per-country limits having their H-1B status renewed when the applicant is otherwise eligible.