Origin of expense account
Examples from the Web for expense account
Only news syndicates could stand the expense-account of a field man in Lunar City.Operation: Outer Space|William Fitzgerald Jenkins
There are two ways for a traveling-man to make money: one is to sell the goods, and the other is to work the expense-account.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 11 (of 14)|Elbert Hubbard
British Dictionary definitions for expense account
Culture definitions for expense account
An account or list of expenses incurred in doing business outside the office, part of which is a tax deduction. The term often applies to lunches or dinners at which business deals are made and clients entertained.