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2022 Car Allowance Audit - Boost Benefits and Cut Costs

by mBurse Team Member, on Nov 29, 2021 7:00:00 AM

In 2022 it will be as important as ever to offer a competitive car allowance or vehicle reimbursement. But with rising vehicle costs, this could get expensive. Auditing your policies can help you...

How Does a Car Allowance Work?

by mBurse Team Member, on Oct 25, 2021 5:45:00 AM

Employees who drive a personal vehicle for work often receive a vehicle allowance to offset costs. Most people receive the allowance as a monthly lump sum. But does that monthly payment cover all...

Top 5 Reasons to Revisit Your Car Allowance in 2022

by mBurse Team Member, on Oct 4, 2021 7:02:00 AM

As the fourth quarter begins, we near the fourth year in which employees who receive a car allowance cannot write off mileage on their tax returns. This reality combined with rising gas prices,...

Three Questions to Ask about Your Company Car Allowance

by mBurse Team Member, on Sep 6, 2021 7:08:00 AM

Company car allowances policies are often some of the most overlooked policies in the organization. But these policies are more important than many people realize.

3 Reasons Taxable Car Allowances Don't Make Sense after Tax Reform

by mBurse Team Member, on Aug 30, 2021 7:00:00 AM

In 2017 Congress passed a massive tax reform for the years 2018-2025. Under the rules of these tax years, paying a taxable car allowance just isn't worth it.

Guidelines to Keep Your Car Allowance Accountable, or Non-Taxed

by mBurse Team Member, on Jul 6, 2021 7:30:00 AM

A car allowance is the simplest way to offset an employee’s cost of operating a personal vehicle for business use. Many organizations pay out the allowance every pay period as taxable...

5 Signs Your Car Allowance Isn’t Competitive

by mBurse Team Member, on May 31, 2021 7:00:00 AM

What's an industry standard car allowance? Turns out, most companies ignore their employee car allowance when they could instead turn it into a business tool to attract and retain talent.

Is Your Car Allowance Accountable and Non-taxable?

by mBurse Team Member, on May 24, 2021 7:00:00 AM

Your standard auto allowance plan probably isn’t IRS-compliant. In this Q&A we'll tell you why, and how to create an accountable auto allowance plan.

COVID-19, Car Reimbursements, and Labor Laws (CA Labor Code 2802)

by mBurse Team Member, on Apr 19, 2021 7:00:00 AM

Without even knowing it, your company’s car allowance or mileage reimbursement may be violating state labor laws like California Labor Code, Section 2802. It is important to take the time to...

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