Spare No Expense

By on June 19, 2019 at 2:15pm

SPARE NO EXPENSE

56% of CFOs reported an increase in inappropriate expense report requests in the last 3 years

Outrageous expense submissions cited by CFOs:

THE AUDACIOUS
Trip to Italy
Bear rug
Pogo stick
Taxes
Moving a horse trailer
Jet ski rental
A home
Traffic tickets
Hot air balloon ride
Gambling
THE ABSURD
Chicken statue with a top hat
Pearls
Motorcycle
59 cents for parking
Lamborghini
Super Bowl tickets
Yacht
$500 cowboy hat
300 tacos
Invoices for another company
CRITTERS & KIDS
Pet sitting
Daycare
Kids’ clothing
Crib
Toys
Animal rental
Museum admissions
Crayons
Cow
Video games
HOME & GARDEN
Chandeliers
Tractor
Tree
Plunger
Bed bug removal
Television
Refrigerator
Propane tank exchange
Toilets
Air conditioning

How companies track employee expense reports:

Internally developed software 44%
Third-party software/system 41%
Manually (without software) 14%
Other: 1%

Source: Robert Half Management Resources surveys of more
than 1,000 CFOs at companies in the United States

© 2019 Robert Half Management Resources. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.

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