Responsibility for paying for lodging for an employee

March 24, 2021

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Q. When is a company responsible to pay for lodging for an employee?  Specifically in reference to miles between their tax home to the temporary work place? A. (Answered by IOFM's third party tax experts) The IRS doesn't specify a miles requirement in Publication 463, but it defines tax home as "your regular place of business or post of duty, regardless of where you maintain your family home. It includes the entire city or general area in which your business or work is located," and refers to…

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