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If I am receiving a...
If I am receiving a monthly per diem for my particular location and pay a flat rate for my monthly rent at this location, and I travel for a couple of days a month back to my home office . . . does the government per diem stop when I travel back and start again when I return to the assigned location?
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Dear Friend,

Hello and welcome. Thank you for providing an opportunity to assist you.

From what I understand from your question, your travel to a rented location is directly related to your work. Therefore, both way journey, to and fro, are business travel and therefore, your per diem should NOT stop while you travel back to your home office.

I am sure this would help. I wish you good luck.

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