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How is subsistence allowance paid?
A subsistence allowance is intended for abnormal circumstances and therefore an allowance of this nature cannot form part of the remuneration package of an employee. It is an amount paid by an employer to the employee IN ADDITION to the employee's normal remuneration.
What is Home service transfer allowance?
Home Service Transfer Allowance (HSTA): The purpose of the HSTA is to help defray an employee's extraordinary but necessary and reasonable costs when s/he transfers from a foreign post to a post in the United States.
Is foreign transfer allowance taxable?
All areas of the FTA are non-taxable.
What is the Dssr?
The Department of State Standardized Regulations (DSSR) are maintained by the Office of Allowances within the U.S. Department of State. Changes to the DSSR are proposed through an interagency and union consultation process.
What is a transfer allowance?
Foreign Transfer Allowance (FTA): The purpose of the FTA is to help defray an employee's extraordinary but necessary and reasonable costs when he/she transfers to a post in a foreign area.
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