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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,...

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...

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...

2021 Car Allowance Policy: How to Determine the Right Amount

by mBurse Team Member, on Nov 23, 2020 7:00:00 AM

The year 2020 brought the COVID-19 pandemic and lots of economic disruption. As we head into 2021 opportunities abound to provide a more competitive car allowance, providing stability in the midst...

3 Steps to Calculate Your 2021 Car Allowance or Mileage Rate

by mBurse Team Member, on Oct 5, 2020 7:00:00 AM

The 2019 and 2020 tax-filing seasons exposed inadequate car allowances and vehicle reimbursements. These were the first two years mobile employees could not write off unreimbursed business...

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...

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...

2020 Car Allowance Policy: How to Set the Proper Amount

by mBurse Team Member, on Jul 1, 2019 9:56:25 AM

In the wake of the 2018 tax reform businesses MUST fully reimburse employees who use personal vehicles for work. The changes in tax code have eliminated the federal deduction for unreimbursed...

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