Guides

Video: What’s a Shadow Payroll?

If you work for a company that’s considering sending an employee abroad, you need to understand what shadow payrolls are and why they’re important.

Let’s start with the basics: A shadow payroll is typically used to report and pay an expat employee’s host-country taxes while he or she remains on a home-country payroll.

To help make this concept clearer, let’s explore a typical scenario involving a shadow payroll.

Watch the video to learn about Jane and shadow payrolls, and for complete details download Radius’ Expat Playbook: Best Practices for Sending Employees Abroad.