Monday, December 22, 2014

IRS says airline bag fee revenue isn't taxable

An airline asked the question and the IRS has answered: No, bag-fee revenue isn't subject to the same 7.5 percent federal tax that air fares are, enabling carriers to keep all of it. Read a little more here.

IRS says airline bag fee revenue isn't taxable

An airline asked the question and the IRS has answered: No, bag-fee revenue isn't subject to the same 7.5 percent federal tax that air fares are, enabling carriers to keep all of it. Read a little more here.

Tom Belden
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Tom Belden has been reporting about Philadelphia International Airport and other air travel subjects for more than 20 years, writing columns for The Inquirer's Travel and Business sections. His reporting (with colleague Craig McCoy) on baggage handling problems in Philadelphia have been credited with helping to improve the system. His previous blog was called Road Warrior. He can reached at tbelden@phillynews.com. Reach Tom at tbelden@phillynews.com.

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