Payments to a lessee

February 13, 2020


Q.  Because some of our utilities and onsite parking payments are paid directly to our Lessors, the applicable spend categories we use for those payments are mapped to Box 1, so that we report all payments to our Lessors as rent in Box 1. However, it gets complicated when we have payments that are made to 3rd parties for utilities (DirecTV, for example) or onsite parking. Those payments also then get reported in Box 1, based on the spend category those payments are mapped to. My question is…

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