Asked by: Albi Rzhanov
asked in category: General Last Updated: 4th May, 2020

Can I use commuter benefits for Citi Bike?

The short answer is no. Bike sharing services are not an eligible expense. It indicates that pre-tax deductions can be used to pay for vanpooling, transit passes, and qualified commuter parking expenses.

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Likewise, can I use commuter benefits for VIA?

Commuter benefits are employer provided voluntary benefit programs that allow employees to reduce their monthly commuting expenses for transit, van-pooling, bicycling, and work-related parking costs. You can pay for Via with the following commuter benefit debit cards: WageWorks Commuter Card. Zenefits Card.

Also Know, where can I use my commuter benefits card? The Commuter Check Prepaid Mastercard is accepted at Transit Agencies, fare vending machines, vanpool providers and designated transit retail centers where only transit products are sold. Use your Commuter Check Prepaid Mastercard the same way you would use a debit or credit card.

Regarding this, who is eligible for commuter benefits?

The Commuter Benefits Law covers eligible commuter highway vehicles that seat at least six adults (not including the driver), use at least 80 percent of the mileage to transport employees between their residences and their place of employment, and transport at least half of the adult seating capacity during the trips.

What can I use commuter benefits for?

Commuter benefits are an employer-provided benefits program that lets you set aside pre-tax dollars in an account to be used for your commute costs. Employees can use these benefits to pay for public transportation — trains, subways, buses, even parking passes — used on their daily commute with pre-tax dollars.

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