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The car fuel benefit charge is usually an expensive way of providing your employees with fuel for private use.  More often than not, we find the tax payable by the employee is more than it would have cost them to actually pay for the fuel they used.

Usually best way to avoid the car fuel benefit charge is for the employee to regularly reimburse the company for the private fuel they use.  There are many ways of doing this but all rely on the employee recording all of the private mileage done in the vehicle.  A list showing the advisory fuel rates to charge can be found on HMRC’s website at:


 If you’d like to look at introducing this option into your business please do get in touch on 01782 279615.