Vancouver Moving Company Talks Relocation Packages and Tax Benefits for Canadian Arrivals

VANCOUVER, BC–(Marketwired – June 14, 2017) – As a moving company in Vancouver, the team at Ferguson Moving & Storage have assisted in a range of moves, from across the neighbourhood to across the country. For people who are moving to Canada for work or professional reasons, a new blog that discusses long distance relocation packages and potential tax advantages has just been posted on the company website. For more, go to:

Relocation packages are a common benefit when a company or organization asks an individual to relocate for work. Relocation packages can come in the form of stipends for moving, salary bonuses, temporary housing, long distance moving services covered by the company, or other valuable help for getting settled into a new home-and life!

While relocation expenses are not tax benefits for companies, according to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), an employee may be able to claim expenses as taxable benefits. There may also be benefits on a relocation loan provided by the employee’s company. has an excellent article that fleshes out tax benefits when moving for work or school.

Relocation packages may include temporary accommodation or even subsidized housing. Sometimes people who have to relocate for work are put up in a home that’s fully paid for by the company-it might be cheaper than paying for ongoing travel expenses.

If asked to relocate for work, it’s important to do a little research about the intended destination. With a little information and understanding, employees will be in a stronger position to negotiate long distance relocation packages with their companies.

For anyone who needs a quote on a long distance relocation package, Ferguson Moving & Storage is ready to provide the advice and service that has distinguished it as Vancouver’s longest lasting moving company. Call 604-922-9391 for a free guaranteed estimate.

About the Company

Established in 1916, Ferguson Moving & Storage is one of the oldest and most reputable companies in Canada. Since its inception, the company has provided clients with the best in business moving and storage services. With no hidden charges and all-inclusive quotes, Ferguson Moving & Storage takes special pride in the integrity of their business. For additional information regarding the types of services offered, please visit or call at 604-922-2212.

Ferguson Moving and Storage
Lorne MacInnes
Phone: 604-922-2212
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