Microsoft Entra SSO integration with myMobilityHQ

In this article, you learn how to integrate myMobilityHQ with Microsoft Entra ID. myMobilityHQ is the secure portal that allows your company mobility managers to see a real-time dashboard of the status of their expatriate tax program. When you integrate myMobilityHQ with Microsoft Entra ID, you can:

  • Control in Microsoft Entra ID who has access to myMobilityHQ.
  • Enable your users to be automatically signed-in to myMobilityHQ with their Microsoft Entra accounts.
  • Manage your accounts in one central location.

You configure and test Microsoft Entra single sign-on for myMobilityHQ in a test environment. myMobilityHQ supports only SP initiated single sign-on.


To integrate Microsoft Entra ID with myMobilityHQ, you need:

  • A Microsoft Entra user account. If you don't already have one, you can Create an account for free.
  • One of the following roles: Global Administrator, Cloud Application Administrator, Application Administrator, or owner of the service principal.
  • A Microsoft Entra subscription. If you don't have a subscription, you can get a free account.
  • myMobilityHQ single sign-on (SSO) enabled subscription.

Add application and assign a test user

Before you begin the process of configuring single sign-on, you need to add the myMobilityHQ application from the Microsoft Entra gallery. You need a test user account to assign to the application and test the single sign-on configuration.

Add myMobilityHQ from the Microsoft Entra application gallery to configure single sign-on with myMobilityHQ. For more information on how to add application from the gallery, see the Quickstart: Add application from the gallery.

Create and assign Microsoft Entra test user

Follow the guidelines in the create and assign a user account article to create a test user account called B.Simon.

Alternatively, you can also use the Enterprise App Configuration Wizard. In this wizard, you can add an application to your tenant, add users/groups to the app, and assign roles. The wizard also provides a link to the single sign-on configuration pane. Learn more about Microsoft 365 wizards..

Configure Microsoft Entra SSO

Complete the following steps to enable Microsoft Entra single sign-on.

  1. Sign in to the Microsoft Entra admin center as at least a Cloud Application Administrator.

  2. Browse to Identity > Applications > Enterprise applications > myMobilityHQ > Single sign-on.

  3. On the Select a single sign-on method page, select SAML.

  4. On the Set up single sign-on with SAML page, select the pencil icon for Basic SAML Configuration to edit the settings.

    Screenshot shows how to edit Basic SAML Configuration.

  5. On the Basic SAML Configuration section, perform the following steps:

    a. In the Identifier textbox, type a value using one of the following patterns:


    b. In the Reply URL textbox, type a URL using one of the following patterns:


    c. In the Sign on URL textbox, type one of the following URLs:

    Sign on URL


    These values are not real. Update these values with the actual Identifier and Reply URL. Contact myMobilityHQ support team to get these values. You can also refer to the patterns shown in the Basic SAML Configuration section.

  6. On the Set up single sign-on with SAML page, in the SAML Signing Certificate section, click copy button to copy App Federation Metadata Url and save it on your computer.

    Screenshot shows the Certificate download link.

Configure myMobilityHQ SSO

To configure single sign-on on myMobilityHQ side, you need to send the App Federation Metadata Url to myMobilityHQ support team. They set this setting to have the SAML SSO connection set properly on both sides.

Create myMobilityHQ test user

In this section, you create a user called Britta Simon in myMobilityHQ. Work with myMobilityHQ support team to add the users in the myMobilityHQ platform. Users must be created and activated before you use single sign-on.

Test SSO

In this section, you test your Microsoft Entra single sign-on configuration with following options.

  • Click on Test this application, this will redirect to myMobilityHQ Sign-on URL where you can initiate the login flow.

  • Go to myMobilityHQ Sign-on URL directly and initiate the login flow from there.

  • You can use Microsoft My Apps. When you click the myMobilityHQ tile in the My Apps, this will redirect to myMobilityHQ Sign-on URL. For more information, see Microsoft Entra My Apps.

Additional resources

Next steps

Once you configure myMobilityHQ you can enforce session control, which protects exfiltration and infiltration of your organization’s sensitive data in real time. Session control extends from Conditional Access. Learn how to enforce session control with Microsoft Cloud App Security.