Expat Guides

American expat employees want more time at home.

From Briefcases to BaseballMen and women today want more time for themselves and their families -- and they're willing to sacrifice pay and hours...

It’s a Family Affair: When both spouses are working

What goes on behind closed doors in the homes of America's workforce may be a private affair, but it's having a major impact on...

Homeowners’ Tax Burden Highest in New York City Area

Tax Burden for Renters Varies Widely Depending on Location A middle-income family of four, who rents rather than owns a home, pays more money to...

Living in the United Kingdom: A Cultural Profile

Although we share many similarities with our "cousins" across the way, expats will discover some subtle, but distinct, differences as well.Many people liken the...

Expat Short-term Assignments on the Rise in International Business

Short-term expatriate assignments are growing in popularity at America's multinationals, according to a new survey by Organization Resources Counselors (ORC). The 1996 Worldwide Survey of...

Relocating to Bucharest – A City on the Mend

To be certain, Bucharest is still a city on the mend, but its inhabitants, the proud and determined Romanians, seemed destined to succeed in...

Assessing Expatriate Selection

How does your company choose its candidates for international assignments? The answer may determine its success - or failure - in the global market.At...

Employee Home Sales by Relocation Companies – A Tax Benefit or Not?

Employers turn to third-party relocation companies for many reasons, but should tax savings be one of them?Many employers today use third-party relocation companies to...

Expats Relocating to Hong Kong: Where East Meets West

Its Chinese heritage and 150 years of British rule have given Hong Kong an interesting blend of Eastern and Western culture.No one is quite sure...

Top 5 Reasons to Become an Expat in Southeast Asia

Top 5 Reasons to Become an Expat in Southeast AsiaThe thought of relocating one’s entire life can be quite scary – and believe me,...

Top 5 Reasons to Become an Expat in Southeast Asia

Top 5 Reasons to Become an Expat in Southeast AsiaThe thought of relocating one’s entire life can be quite scary – and believe me,...

Best health insurance for expats in 2020?

Which Insurance Should I Have When I Move Abroad?Expat International offers the benefit of considerable experience as an international insurance broker to expats who...

Tax Forms and Liabilities for American Expats

As an accountant who specialises in working with Americans who live or work in foreign countries, I can’t tell you how many deeply confused...

Relocating to Hong Kong

Moving to Hong Kong – Hong Kong is a cosmopolitan metropolis where old tradition blends perfectly with Western culture and post-modern trends. Ethnic Chinese...

Relocating to Singapore

Before Moving to Singapore we recommend you ask your self why? As one of the most modern cities in Asia, Singapore successfully blends Malay,...