Are you are looking for domestic cost of living allowances (COLA), lump sum/managed cap allowances, or advice?

    Jul 09, 2021 @ 02:38 PM / by Michelle Curran

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    AIRINC continues to invest in our domestic solutions in order to improve your experience!

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    Introducing Commuter Cost Projections

    Jun 15, 2021 @ 10:06 AM / by Andrea Downing

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    International commuter assignments are one of the fastest growing segments of mobility. Until now, calculating these costs—quickly and accurately—has been a challenge.

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    NEW: Global Reward Index Calculator

    May 27, 2021 @ 05:03 PM / by Michelle Curran

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    Quickly and easily calculate global allowances using price ratio cost of living data! Many companies offer compensation allowances in addition to salary, and want these to equate globally.

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    Interesting Facts about Monaco leading up to the Monaco Grand Prix

    May 17, 2021 @ 08:50 AM / by Weston Hicks

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    The 2021 Monaco Grand Prix is just around the corner (pun intended). This weekend, open wheel race cars will be flying around the tight streets of Monaco at speeds of 200-300 km per hour. This event often highlights incredibly wealthy and famous people who either live in Monaco or are visiting.  Which left some of us at AIRINC wondering – why is Monaco so appealing to the wealthy elites of the world?

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    Addressing Allowances during COVID-19

    Mar 24, 2020 @ 11:41 AM / by Morgan Crosby

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    The COVID-19 pandemic is presenting us all with a period of great uncertainty. One thing we have learned from past crises is that we will likely experience economic volatility, including wide exchange rate swings and abnormal patterns of inflation. While these are early days, we have already measured higher rates of inflation in China, as well as significant fluctuations in major currencies. In addition, living conditions have worsened for many across the globe. It is likely economic volatility and restricted lifestyles will be with us for some time.

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    Consumption Tax in Japan: What you need to know

    Feb 10, 2020 @ 11:59 AM / by Morgan Grenier

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    Japanese consumption tax is an indirect tax on goods and services, similar to value-added or sales taxes. Tax increases in Japan are notoriously unpopular and changes to the consumption tax have faced long delays and political battles. On October 1, the general consumption tax rate in Japan was raised from 8% to 10%, with a secondary tax tier of 8% for food products meant to be consumed at home. This increase had been delayed multiple times since its initial implementation date in 2015. The last consumption tax increase, from 5% to 8% in 2014, had been the first in 17 years.

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    The Technology Solution you need to Determine Assignment Compensation [video]

    Oct 02, 2019 @ 01:30 PM / by Michelle Curran

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    The demand for a wider array of mobility approaches at different price points requires the flexibility to access allowances and evaluate policy options in an efficient way. The International Assignment Calculator aggregates allowances such as Cost of living allowance (COLA), housing, tax, hardship, and more – in one place. Learn more by watching the video below:

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    Cheat Sheet for Explaining Cost of Living Allowance [COLA] Changes to Employees

    Sep 26, 2019 @ 01:41 PM / by Weston Hicks

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    Are you reactive or proactive? A couple of months ago, Jessica Caligan shared how companies are using proactive communication strategies to enhance employee experience on international assignments.

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    COLA Change Report - helping you communicate proactively with employees

    Sep 20, 2019 @ 06:33 AM / by Gerald Abbey

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    We are excited to announce the addition of this complimentary report, available exclusively on our International Assignment Calculator. You can proactively enhance the assignee experience through a more transparent and personalized communication.

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    What can you do to protect your international assignees when home or host currency weakens?

    Sep 19, 2019 @ 09:45 AM / by Tom Healey

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    When an expatriate’s home country currency weakens, what do you do? In my recent post, I talked about the importance of initiating an increase in their goods and services allowance because the employee’s salary portion, meant to be spent on their market basket, will no longer go as far once converted into their host currency.

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