Commuter Benefits Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is a Commuter Account? A Commuter Account is an employer- sponsored benefit that allows you to pay for qualified workplace mass transit (Transit Account) and parking expenses (Parking Account) using money that is not taxed.

How does a commuter benefits account work?

What is a Commuter Benefits Account? A commuter benefits account is an employer-sponsored benefit program that allows you to set aside pre-tax funds in separate accounts to pay for qualified mass transit and parking expenses associated with your commute to work.

2019 Health Care FSA, Commuter and QSEHRA Limit Increases

On November 15th, the IRS released Revenue Procedure 2018-57 which includes inflation adjustments for certain employee benefit programs and other items. The following inflation adjustments will be made for 2019