• 1.3 Are you providing fringe benefits?

    The following checklist will help you work out if you are already providing a fringe benefit to your employees. If any of the following apply, you may have an FBT liability.

    • Do you make cars or other vehicles owned or leased by the business available to employees for private use, including a car garaged at the employee's place of residence?
    • Do you provide loans at reduced interest rates to employees?
    • Have you released an employee from an owed debt?
    • Have you paid for, or reimbursed, a non-business expense incurred by an employee?
    • Do you provide a house or unit of accommodation to your employees?
    • Do you provide employees with living-away-from-home allowances?
    • Do you provide entertainment by the way of food, drink or recreation to your employees?
    • Do any of your employees have a salary package arrangement in place?
    • Have you provided your employees with goods at a lower price than they are normally sold to the public?
      Last modified: 18 Jan 2012QC 17808