On Tuesday, February 19, 2019, the Coalition for Smarter Transportation (CoaST) and Best Workplaces for Commuters (BWC) hosted a webinar on ‘A Parking Tax? How New IRS Rules Impact Employers.’ During the webinar, staff from CoaST and BWC reviewed how the Department of Treasury’s recent guidance on parking will impact employers.
During the webinar, presenters provided:
– A brief overview of the Treasury/IRS Guidance
– Examples on how the guidance would apply to employers
– Recommendations on how employers can minimize their impact
– Information on policy questions and actions being taken
Review of IRS interim guidance for taxpayers to determine the amount of parking expenses for qualified transportation fringe benefits that is nondeductible under Section 274(a)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code and for tax-exempt organizations to determine the corresponding increase in the amount of unrelated business taxable income (UBTI) under Section 512(a)(7) attributable to the nondeductible parking expenses.
Jason Pavluchuk, Policy Director, Coalition of Smarter Transportation
Philip L. Winters, Director, TDM Program, Center for Urban Transportation Research
David Judd, Transportation Consultant