The Perks

Perks

Who needs a reason to Travel Smart?!

Saving the environment is an amazing goal, but these days saving money is even better. Here are a few ways traveling with dibs will help you do just that.

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For Travelers

You can save tons of time and money by going to work, school or play with other smart travelers in carpools and vanpools. Also, by other using transit, or even walking or biking to decrease traffic and pollution.

Every year dibs provides several ways for travelers to have fun, earn rewards, and PRIZES! Check our social media monthly for updated events and promotions. Facebook.

May is bike month. Dibs and the counties of Merced, San Joaquin and Stanislaus bring you incentives, biking news and opportunities, and of course great prizes for participating on dibstrips.com. Learn more.

Dibs’ Rideshare Week happens every fall. The most recent being October 18-22 2021. San Joaquin, Merced, and Stanislaus counties participate if various way, and travelers get the chance to make a difference in air quality and traffic congestion. Learn more.

For Employers

There are 4 transportation tax advantage benefits just waiting to save you money. Savings for you and your employees! Learn more here.

Employers can also opt for a combo situation where they share the cost of commuting with their employees. Employers can give employees back part of their commuting costs (on top of their salary) and allow employees to the rest aside pre-tax.

Employers may offer employees a a “cash-out” option from the value of employer provided parking. That means an employee may receive up to $270 per month tax free for giving up their parking space.

SJVAPCD is offering a vanpool incentive of $360 per commuter per year for vanpool travelers who qualify. Click here to learn more and apply.

Employers may provide up to $270 per month to commuting employees for transit, parking or vanpool fees. As an employer, you pay for the benefit and receive business income tax deductions in return. As an employee, you receive the benefit free of payroll and income taxes. It’s basically $ on top of your current salary. Win, win. Employer’s Tax Guide to Fringe Benefits

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SAVING AND FUN FOR ALL

Vanpool Subsidies


Contact dibs to form a new vanpool with the help of our fantastic partners, Commute with Enterprise and CalVans to receive monthly subsidies!

Bike Month


 

Rideshare Week


 

California Parking Cash-out Law