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AROUND THE WORLDWIDE ERC ®

Collective Wisdom
To help keep you in the know on many of the topics or questions that are top of mind for
Worldwide ERC® corporate/HR members, here are some of the things currently being
discussed in their dedicated community group at worldwideerc.org/community.

NAME THAT BONUS PROGRAM

My company currently has assistance
aimed at U.S. homeowners who are
relocated to a new location with the
anticipation that they will be relocated
again in two years or less. To incent
them not to buy in the new location (and
therefore need homesale assistance for
the next move), we have a program in
place so that at the end of the first and
second year they can receive a bonus
that would help to replace what they
would have been able to receive from
the mortgage interest deduction on
their 1040 tax return. Please advise if
you have a similar program in place and
if so, what you call it. Also, alternative
suggestions on how you handle these
situations are welcome.

MOBILITY INTERN

We have an opportunity to host an
intern next summer. Having never had
an intern in mobility, I would love to
hear from those with experience. What
works? What doesn't? What did you
find was the most valuable use of their
time, for them and the program?

RELOCATIONS IN VIETNAM AND INDIA

We are in the process of creating a relocation policy for permanent
moves within Vietnam and within India. For example, we may
need to move a Vietnamese associate from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh
City or an Indian associate from New Delhi to Bangalore. Are you
able to share any insights or benefits that you provide specific to
relocations within these countries?
* Are lump sums a common benefit to provide to associates
relocating within Vietnam and India?
* Do you provide a miscellaneous allowance? If so, how do you
determine the amount?
* Do you find that homesale benefits are expected to be
provided to associates moving within Vietnam and India?
* Are there any other nuances with respect to these types of
moves? I know we will need to consider shipping two-wheelers,
for example, since they are common in those countries.

DOMESTIC MEA

How do you calculate the domestic miscellaneous
expense allowance amount? Do you cap it? If yes,
at what amount are each of your tiered policies
capped? Do you gross up or reduce?

RADON TESTING

Does your company require a radon test to be completed on
each home before it can be listed? Or does your homesale
company offer a radon warranty in lieu of a radon test?

Read the answers or add your own comments
to these questions, or post a new one of your
own in the Worldwide ERC® Community's
Corporate Benchmarking Forum.
Corporate and government agency members
can log in at worldwideerc.org/community.

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