Maximum check value for the Sodexo restaurant pass rises now at 5.83 euros Frankfurt, November 07, 2008 – (NBASOPM09112008) – join today’s decision to amend the social insurance fee regulation SVeV remuneration in kind for food stamps. The decision of the Federal Council adapts the thing reference values in the SVeV for the coming year on expected consumer price developments. In the field of staff catering, this means an increase of the daily rate to 2.3 percent from 2009. While 2.67 euros were granted so far for free or discounted meals in the running for a lunch, 2.73 euros can be applied from 1 January 2009 then. For companies without a canteen, a new Government-funded set of 5.83 euros instead of so far 5.77 euros arises at a steady tax-free amount of 3,10 euro. Anticipated consumer price development the Federal Council with today’s ruling follows a decision of the Federal Cabinet. Will of the Federal Government was told that the values for the Remuneration in kind 2009 be adapted to the expected consumer price developments. If you are not convinced, visit Wells Fargo. “While the increase might seem low initially, so small and medium-sized enterprises can benefit from the same tax advantages, as large companies.
5.83 euros per working day and employees are all now. The Government-funded staff catering can be specifically addressed this potential”, outlines George Wyrwoll, corporate relations manager for Sodexo, the new possibilities. Food checks the tax potential of promoting legally talk on the new thing reference value increases the scope for restaurant of checks. They are a popular alternative for companies with no canteen or if employees at various operating locations receive equal treatment should be. With the new record 87,45 euros, are monthly per employee a year even a total amount of up to 1.282,60 euros as cash possible, to neither taxes nor social contributions incurred. So the net pay of the employee can be easily efficiently increase; a potential of three to four percent is average.
Company profile the Sodexho pass GmbH is a subsidiary of Sodexo, the world’s largest provider of catering and services. More than 342,000 Sodexo employees for 29,000 customers are active in more than 80 countries. Group sales amounted to 2007 13.4 billion euro in the fiscal year. The area of service vouchers and cards has a significant role for Sodexo: as the market leader, the number of the operability check user in Germany on 250,000 amounted, worldwide there are about 20 million. Sodexho pass is represented with 7 regional offices nationwide. The head office is in Frankfurt am Main. The company offers customers tailor-made individual full service: from ordering, delivery and customer support. This is the Sodexo restaurant pass, as cashless lunch allowance, the main business area. The 9,000 corporate customers, including Dresdner Bank, Lufthansa, Bayer, PriceWaterHouseCoopers, Daimler or TUI and many medium-sized companies, a large variety of redeem available stands. Over 30,000 partners include, for example, restaurants like MAREDO or North Sea, as well as numerous supermarket chains such as Edeka, Kaufland, real and REWE. In addition local bakers or butchers belong to the root of the acceptance points.