Meet Angie Palange, Director, Business Development

  Angie Palange is responsible for CapRelo business development in the New England region. She drives new business to CapRelo through marketing of core values and expanding brand awareness. We recently sat down with Angie to find out more about her and what she enjoys doing in her spare time. Who is "Angie Palange?" – Where do you come from, what is your background, what do you do? I'm from the

A Buyer Value Option Program Can Benefit Both Employees and Employers

A Buyer Value Option (BVO) program is designed to aid transferring employees in the quick sale of their homes, with no obligation to pay real estate commission or closing costs. A BVO program offers benefits for employees and employers, as transferring employees will want a quick and easy sale of their current homes and the employer will want their employees’ focus to be on productivity rather

Tax Deductible Relocation-Related Expenses

No one wants to pay higher taxes on top of the usual stress of moving, so your transferring employees will need to know which expenses are deductible and which are not. Only those qualified expenses not directly reimbursed by the employer may be deducted. Any reimbursed expenses or those paid directly to a vendor, such as a moving van company, are not deductible, but usually are excluded as

Upcoming Relocation Shows and Events - March

  We will be attending and/or sponsoring the following upcoming events because it’s a great opportunity for us to meet new people, stay abreast of latest relocation trends and meet with trusted partners. If you’re attending any of these events, look for us and say hi.   Greater Washington Employee Relocation Council March 2016 Membership Meeting March 9th Arlington, VA  Attendees: Tracey Scott

CapRelo Announces the Opening of a New Global Relocation Center

CapRelo, together with our sister company, JK Moving Services, is pleased to announce the opening of a downtown Washington, DC office location. The newly established Global Relocation Center broadens CapRelo's geographic infrastructure, through which CapRelo and JK will continue to deliver our highly acclaimed services. In addition, the Center provides our DC-based corporate and government

Meet Laurie Ashton, Supplier Network Coordinator

Laurie Ashton helps manage CapRelo's suppliers, including vetting suppliers for our business needs, ensuring signed supplier contracts are in place, assisting counselors with any supplier issues that arise and assisting with RFPs. We recently sat down with Laurie to find out more about her and what she enjoys doing in her spare time. Who is "Laurie Ashton?"  I am a mother of three beautiful

IRS Initiates Policy Changes Regarding Tax Reporting for Expats Living Abroad

Moving and living abroad can result in complicated situations—especially where finances are concerned. For the estimated 335,000 expat U.S. citizens who earn an income overseas, it can be even more complicated than for other nationalities, since the United States is the only country that requires its citizens to file overseas income taxes on peril of losing citizenship. The Foreign Account Tax

Tax Considerations for Relocating Canadian Employees to the U.S.

In today’s labor market, talent mobility is becoming increasingly important. First, there’s a growing necessity for companies to function at a global level. Thanks to continuously improving communications technology, organizations are collaborating with partners and breaking into markets overseas. As a result, there are more relocation opportunities for employees to gain international experience.

Upcoming Relocation Shows and Events

We will be attending and/or sponsoring the following upcoming events because it’s a great opportunity for us to meet new people, stay abreast of latest relocation trends and meet with trusted partners. If you’re attending any of these events, look for us and say hi.   Delaware Valley Relocation Council Annual member Appreciation Brunch January 28th Philadelphia, PA  Attendees: Tracey Scott The

How Do You Calculate Tax Gross-Up?

A tax gross-up is a common benefit to provide to help minimize or reduce transferee out-of-pocket costs associated with their relocation. Because gross-up is taxable to the employee, and therefore subject to withholding and payroll tax, it is required that the gross-up be 'grossed-up' to assist the employee with additional taxes. To provide an unscientific example: if an employee is promised