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How to Save Money with a Tax-Free Car Allowance

by mBurse Team Member, on Feb 22, 2021 7:00:00 AM

It's tax season, and filers will again be reminded that they cannot deduct miscellaneous business expenses if they are an employee. This means no mileage deduction for workers who receive a car...

How to Calculate a Fair Car Allowance

by mBurse Team Member, on Jul 6, 2020 7:00:00 AM

Car allowances remain one of the most popular ways for employers to offset their employees' business vehicle expenses. However, few organizations take time to calculate a fair amount based on...

What Does a Car Allowance Cover?

by mBurse Team Member, on Jun 22, 2020 7:00:00 AM

You company's car allowance covers a wide range of employee vehicle expenses. If it is not high enough, the allowance could impact your employee retention rate. If you have not adjusted the...

Are You Losing 40% of Your Company Vehicle Allowance to Taxes?

by mBurse Team Member, on Feb 17, 2020 7:15:00 AM

If your company pays a monthly vehicle stipend, 40% or more of that money could go to federal and state coffers this tax season. With tax returns on everyone's minds, now is a great time to review...

Does Your Car Allowance Violate California's Reimbursement Laws?

by mBurse Team Member, on Jan 27, 2020 7:15:00 AM

If you pay a car allowance to employees working in the state of California, be aware that these workers face a unique set of conditions. Between strict labor laws and disproportionately high...

Benchmark for 2020 with our 2019 Car Allowance Survey Results

by mBurse Team Member, on Dec 16, 2019 7:00:00 AM

Our annual survey results have arrived, and they reveal negative impacts of the tax reform on employees who receive a car allowance or vehicle reimbursement. As a result, 9 out of 10 companies...

How to Explain Your Car Allowance Amount to Employees

by mBurse Team Member, on Jun 10, 2019 8:36:59 AM

If you can’t articulate what your car allowance covers, you could be in trouble. A popular tax write-off is gone for the next six years—the business expense deduction. Unable to deduct mileage,...

Car Allowance or Mileage Reimbursement - Which Is Better?

by mBurse Team Member, on Apr 25, 2019 11:34:28 AM

Your employer may provide you with a car allowance or a mileage reimbursement to pay for the business use of your personal vehicle. If your job requires you to use a vehicle to carry out...

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