B-237236, Dec 11, 1989, 69 Comp.Gen. 129
B-237236: Dec 11, 1989
Are not personal in nature and are reasonably necessary to the operations of the agency. Each tag will be engraved with the command crest and identify the individual by name and rank or. DISCUSSION We have long held that the costs of calling or business cards constitute personal rather than official expenses and. Identification tags are not personal in nature. Their use will be mandated and they will remain the property of the government. their use is reasonably necessary to carry on the operations of the Navy.