Tue Jan 8, 2013, 04:48 PM
UrbScotty (23,541 posts)
The 10 Craziest Things Employees Tried to Expense Last Year
Thought the days were gone when a worker could subsidize crazy living with the company Amex? Oh, you naive paragons of corporate virtue. Even in these days of austerity and job insecurity, up to one-fifth of submitted expenses violate company policy, says Robert Neveu, chief executive of Certify, an expense management software firm based in Portland, Me. The violations can range from minor sins like late receipts to the truly mind-blowing—suffice it to say, not one but two live animals (as well as some fake ones) made the list. “Crazy expenses do get submitted more than one might expect,” Neveu says.
Among the 'expenses:' A baby giraffe and live octopi.
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Tue Jan 8, 2013, 08:24 PM
47of74 (13,839 posts)
1. I wonder if any were for office leatherwear?
I noticed there was a link to that on the article;