12 Dec '11, 2pm

Commute By Public Transit? Your Tax Benefit Is Being Cut: The monthly $230 tax-free expenditure train and bus co...

Commute By Public Transit? Your Tax Benefit Is Being Cut: The monthly $230 tax-free expenditure train and bus co...

“If the transit commuter benefit is allowed to expire, it will serve as a tax increase on transit riders and their employers,” said Michael Melaniphy, president and CEO of the American Public Transportation Association. "It will amount to allowing payroll taxes to increase on both employees and the employers who offer the benefits. People should have reasonable transportation choices and federal tax law should maintain a level playing field for those choices."

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