A new Administration is eager to push its public policy objectives early in a new congressional session. Often, many of the objectives are issues of interest to the voters and/or lawmakers who have long pushed policies which get tied up in the broader politics. On occasion, this has led to bipartisan compromise on pivotal issues. Several of the issues we are likely to see addressed in the 115th Congress will be of great interest to the workforce mobility industry.
Key members of Congress have tried unsuccessfully for years for tax reform. Will 2017 finally be the year we see progress? How will the moving tax deduction and home purchase and ownership tax programs fare? In 2013, the Senate passed comprehensive immigration reform legislation which included improvements on high-skilled immigration policies. How will the outcome of the elections affect these efforts in the future?
Come hear about the impact of the November 8 elections on these and other issues important to employee relocation.