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How to Quantify Your Car Allowance Amount for Employees

by mBurse Team Member, on Oct 18, 2021 7:00:00 AM

If you can’t quantify what your car allowance covers, you could be in trouble. Vehicle costs have risen significantly, and employees no longer have the ability to deduct business mileage on their...

How Reimbursement Using a Standard Vehicle Works

by mBurse Team Member, on Jun 21, 2021 7:00:00 AM

In the post-pandemic, post-tax reform economy, it is more important than ever to offer a flexible car reimbursement. The secret is to start with a standardized vehicle, not a standardized rate....

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...

Car Allowance vs. 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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