Eligible Commuter Expense List

Items Typically Eligible
  • Bus
  • Ferry
  • Parking at or near office
  • Parking at or near Public Transportation location used to get to work each day
  • Streetcar or Trolley
  • Subway
  • Train
  • Transit Fare Media in your area
  • Vanpooling


Items Typically Ineligible
  • Fuel
  • Mileage to work or work events, meetings or business travel
  • Payments to a carpooler
  • Parking any place outside of a parking garage at your company’s physical address or nearby
  • Taxi costs
  • Toll costs
  • Transit Fare Media in your area for events not work related – (example: the cost to take the Subway to see a play on the weekend should be paid out of pocket.)

* Please note that Commuter Benefit Plans vary by Employer and the specifics of what is covered under your Employer’s Plan may not match this list exactly. Parking and Transit plans are separate plans and therefore each plan requires a separate election. Please contact TaxSaver Plan’s CSR Department at 800-328-4337 for specific questions about your Employer’s Commuter Benefit Plan.