The New Jersey Dept. of Labor and Workforce Development has announced the 2019 meal and lodging limitations. Payments in kind for personal services, in lieu of, or in addition to, monetary wages, are taxable wages for unemployment tax and disability benefit purposes. The dollar equivalents for certain payments for 2019 are $231.50 for weekly full room and board, $99.20 for weekly lodging, and $26.50 for three meals per day. Individual meals, if less than three meals per day, should be valued as follows: breakfast $8.00, lunch $8.00, and dinner $10.60. © 2018

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