If your job requires you to travel, you must iron out who is going to pay for your travel expenses before you ever get on a plane or into your car. Generally, my corporate clients pay for their employee’s job-related travel expenses.
AND it’s always better to confirm that upfront, rather than to assume and be surprised later on. You don’t want to get hurt like that.
Find out what your firm defines as travel. It may also include your commute. If you’re traveling to a client, they may subtract what your mileage would be to their offices from the mileage to the client site. Whatever it is, just find out.
You also need to find out about your communication expenses, too–like whether your cell phone bill will be reimbursed or not, and at what rate.
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