Achim Mossmann

Achim Mossmann

Principal, Tax, KPMG US

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COVID-19 Spot Survey: Global Immigration Issues and Learnings




KPMG recently polled nearly 75 global professionals in human resources, global mobility and immigration*, tax, finance, and legal regarding the impact of COVID-19 on their organization’s immigration programs and policies and initial responses to the challenges. Respondents represented 25 different industries globally.  Following are some of the key findings: 

  • Nearly 75 percent of participating organizations reported having the necessary visa and work permit tracking information at hand regarding their globally mobile employees and accompanying family members.
  • Nearly 60 percent confirmed having global mobility/immigration system tracking tools (via in-house or third-party system technology) to provide needed data transparency regarding their globally mobile employees and family members in managing COVID-19 responses.
  •  Over one-third of organizations reported not having a global mobility/immigration system tracking tool.

*Unlike certain other KPMG International member firms, KPMG LLP in the United States does not provide legal and immigration services.

COVID-19 Spot Survey - Global Immigration Issues and Learnings

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