Travel expenses in Estonia
The Bezala travel expense app allows you to apply for local per diems and mileage allowances defined by the Estonian Tax Office.
|VAT||20 %, 9 %|
|Mileage allowance||0.30€ / km|
|Per Diem||22.37€ – 50€|
In Estonia, Bezala supports VAT rates, expense reimbursements, mileage allowances, and per diems.
Mileage allowance in Estonia for the year 2023
When driving your own car for business use, the tax-exempt mileage allowance is 0.30€ / km.
Bezala fully supports the mileage allowance in Estonia.
Per Diem in Estonia for the year 2023
In Estonia, tax-exempt per diems are only paid to reimburse costs for business travel abroad.
Companies can pay per diems between 22.37 € and 50 € per day. However, the maximum amount of 50 € can only be paid for the first 15 days of travel. After that, the maximum amount is 32 € per day.
In Estonia, a full travel day is any travel day that starts before 9 pm. The partial per diem payments are not specified. Per diem will be paid from the day of the return if the day ends after 3 am.
Deductions from per diems
The Estonian tax administration does not specify how the employer-provided meals on the business trip affect the paid per diem paid to the employee. However, a common practice is to make a 15 % deduction for one meal served and a 30 % deduction for two meals to the paid per diem.
Bezala supports per diems in Estonia, including the possible deductions.
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