IRS updates rules impacting employee meals and entertainment

With the holiday season upon us, many employers plan to host holiday or year-end parties for their employees. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has added a few more wrinkles to how these business meals and entertainment expenses are to be handled from a tax perspective. Some of the rules were unclear, so the IRS […]

Deductions for employee meals slashed under new tax law

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act changes the deductibility on food and beverage expenses for employers. Under the new law there is a 50 percent limit for the employer’s expenses of providing food and beverages to employees at an eating facility that qualifies as a de minimis fringe benefit. Before The Tax Cuts and Jobs […]