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2024 IRS Business Mileage Rate of 67 Cents Informed by Motus Cost Data and Analysis 

Vehicle Ownership and Operating Cost Analyses Reveals Inflation, Fuel Prices, and Acquisition Costs Underpin New Mileage Rate  BOSTON, Mass., December 14, 2023 – The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has unveiled...

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IRS Publication 463 and Revenue Procedure 2010-51
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Industry Trends Mobile Workforce Vehicle Reimbursement

The IRS and Your Company’s Business Vehicle Program

Ben Reiland on June 18, 2019

How the IRS Impacts Your Company’s Vehicle Program Companies generally think of visits from the IRS the same way people think of being served a subpoena. Whether it’s the possibility…

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AI and Machine Learning
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IT Insights Technology

Using AI and Machine Learning Models for Predictable Production

Ben Reiland on June 3, 2019

Modern Problems, Modern Solutions Driving down a slick, sweeping highway in Germany, Jeff copilots a car fitted with a multitude of sensors, an array of mobile devices tracking even the…

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The Right Mileage Reimbursement Rate
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Mobile Workforce Vehicle Reimbursement

The Right Mileage Reimbursement Rate

Ben Reiland on May 30, 2019

Is your company’s mileage reimbursement rate the best for your drivers? Mobile workers are an integral part of any company’s business. Whether they’re made up of sales reps, managers, consultants,…

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Mobile Workforce Vehicle Reimbursement

Accountable Car Allowance Plan: Is It Right for My Company?

Ben Reiland on May 23, 2019

Does an accountable car allowance plan meet your mobile workforce’s needs? When it comes to vehicle programs, your company has options. Most companies don’t know what those options are outside…

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Iranian Oil
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Mobile Workforce Oil Check Vehicle Reimbursement

Oil Check: Iranian Oil and Potential Middle East Conflict

Ben Reiland on May 21, 2019

Iranian Oil Production Projected to Plummet as Middle East Tensions Rise The days of under three dollar gas may soon be gone. In a previous Oil Check, we mentioned the…

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Distracted Driving Risks
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Distracted Driving Risks This Summer: How to Protect Your Mobile Workers

Ben Reiland on May 15, 2019

In case you missed it, April was Distracted Driving Awareness Month. The National Safety Council aims to raise awareness around distracted driving and avoid preventable deaths during this month. But…

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carbon footprint
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5 Ways Companies Can Decrease Their Carbon Footprint

Ben Reiland on May 10, 2019

Companies that care about their carbon footprint can take these steps Carbon footprint is a weighty term. We all have one, based on the waste we produce, the emissions we’re…

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Motus Service Enhancements
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Motus News

Available Now: New Motus Service Enhancements

Amanda Pettengill on April 26, 2019

At Motus, we strive to consistently improve on our product because we care deeply about our driver’s experience. We want to equip both drivers and administrators with the tools to…

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ASC 842 compliance
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Industry Trends Mobile Workforce

Is Your Company’s Lease Accounting Process Compliant with ASC 842?

Greg Heller on April 25, 2019

ASC 842 Compliance and Your Vehicle Program Lease accounting used to be a Wild West of off book expenses. The culprit? A loophole in the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)…

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