You and your employer can save on commuting costs through the Transit Riders’ Incentive Plan or “TRIP.” More than 150 employers offer this valuable tax-free, tax deductible transit benefit to their employees. TRIP member employers save as much as $100 per employee on yearly payroll taxes. Likewise, employees are enjoying the pre-tax savings, discounted 31-day bus passes and lower costs to maintain their automobile through TRIP.
Through TRIP, employers pay at least $4 toward the cost of a Metro 31-Day Bus Pass; many pay more. KCATA matches the $4, so that the minimum employee discount is $8. And that’s just the beginning.
When you, as an employer, enroll in the TRIP program, you:
Employees will enjoy the savings and benefits immediately: