Benchmark scale rates for employees travelling outside the UK unchanged
Released 10 November 2017
HMRC have confirmed benchmark scale rates for employees travelling outside the UK will continue unchanged for the year commencing October 2017.
Employers can reimburse accommodation and subsistence expenses incurred by employees who have to travel outside the UK by making a scale rate payment. HMRC usually publish the rates in October or November every year. HMRC has confirmed that the rates published in October 2014 will continue to apply for the year commencing October 2017.