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A multi-tiered approach to help you choose an advisory firm

To assist your selection of a professional advisory firm with the required skillsets for a specific project or RFP, we have categorised member firms based on the level and scope of professional expertise they offer.

Tier 1 (highest), Tier 2 and Tier 3 service providers are available in each world region and are listed in the international directory pages on pages 10-31 Where the level of expertise you require is not available, the member firm(s) in that location will go the extra mile to meet as many of your global mobility related needs as possible or to project manage / coordinate the services you need nationally and/or internationally.

Accounting and Tax Services

Tier 1 firms: Provide core global mobility related services, including:

  • Setting up global mobility programmes
  • Tax planning
  • Payroll
  • Social security planning & compliance
  • Assignment cost planning & analysis
  • Tax returns
  • Immigration, work permits & visas
  • Employment law
  • Dispute resolution
  • Incorporation / company set-up
  • Personal income tax
  • Personal estate planning & wealth management

Tier 1 firms: May also provide some or all of the following services:

  • Setting up global mobility programmes
  • Tax planning
  • Payroll
  • Social security planning & compliance
  • Assignment cost planning & analysis
  • Tax returns
  • Immigration, work permits & visas
  • Employment law
  • Dispute resolution
  • Incorporation / company set-up
  • Personal income tax
  • Personal estate planning & wealth management

Tier 2 firms: Provide a smaller selection of the services listed above. Typically offer services related to accounting and tax, but do not have a defined global mobility service offering.

Tier 3 firms: General practice firms with excellent reputations. Provide a useful point of contact in that city or country and will be able to help with specific services.

Legal Services

Tier 1 firms: Provide core global mobility related services, including:

  • Setting up global mobility programmes
  • Tax planning
  • Payroll
  • Social security planning & compliance
  • Assignment cost planning & analysis
  • Tax returns
  • Immigration, work permits & visas
  • Employment law
  • Dispute resolution
  • Incorporation / company set-up
  • Personal income tax
  • Personal estate planning & wealth management

Tier 2 firms: Provide smaller selection of the services listed above. Typically offer services related to commercial/corporate law, employment law, real estate and disputes, but do not have a defined global mobility service or immigration services offering.

Tier 3 firms: General practice firms with excellent reputations. Provide a useful point of contact in that city or country and may be able to help with provision of specific services.