What is the per diem rate for 2020?


State Number Per-Diem Destinations Average Meals & Incidentals Rate
California 59 $62.86
Colorado 64 $59.67
Connecticut 8 $60.63
Delaware 3 $57.33

How many days of per diem for PCS?

The civilian employee and civilian employee’s spouse may receive transportation and per diem for up to 10 days. See JTR, par. 054005 for more information on using the lodging plus or lump sum reimbursement methods.

What do most companies pay for per diem?

If the employee travels within the Continental United States (CONUS), the General Services Administration (GSA) provides rates for different localities. The standard per diem rate for 2020 is $151 per day, which includes $96 for lodging and $55 for meals and incidental expenses.

Do you get extra per diem for dependents?

Per diem: You and your dependents are authorized per diem for the allowed travel time. If you are traveling with your dependents they are also authorized per diem but at a reduced rate: dependents 12 and older receive 75% of the authorized per diem, dependents under the age of 12 receive 50% of the authorized per diem.

What is the per diem rate for dependents?

Per Diem Allowances: Per diem for the dependent traveling with Service Member: 75% of the member’s per diem rate for each dependent age 12 or older; and 50% of the member’s per diem rate for each dependent under age 12.

How do I claim per diem?

Report your per diem tax amounts on Form 2106. You don’t need to keep a record of your actual costs. However, you should keep a record to prove the time, place, and business purpose of your travel. Claim unreimbursed employee business expenses on Form 2106.

What is M & IE rate?

M&IE for Federal and Government Workers GSA per diem rates vary based on the travel destination. Regardless of the destination, there is a $5 per day allowance for incidental expenses. Meal expenses vary from region to region. Most states have an M&IE per diem rate between $59.50 and $64.00.

What is the per diem rate for TDY travel?

Long-term travel over 30 days, but less than 180 days will result in an authorized per diem rate of 75% of the locality per diem rate. TDY travel in excess of 180 days results in a rate of 55% of the locality per diem rate.

Can a TCS soldier use economy per diem?

o Soldiers in TCS status will be directed to use government lodging solutions (installation or contract) with IMCOM approval required to use economy per diem lodging. o If government lodging solutions are not available, IMCOM will provide the Soldier a statement of non-availability.

What are per diem allowances?

Per diem includes three allowances: a rate for lodging, a rate for meals, and a rate for incidental expenses. Visit DoD site > Visit the State Dept Site > The State Department sets Foreign Rates. The Department of Defense sets rates for Alaska, Hawaii, U.S. Territories, and Possessions (OCONUS rates).

When do the per diem rates start in Texas?

The per diem rates shown here are effective beginning October 2020. For a full schedule of per diem rates by month and year for these areas, click on any of the Texas destination names below.