cafeteria plan

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ca·fe·ter·i·a plan

(kafe-tē'ri-a plan)
Employee benefit plan that allows a choice between alternative nontaxable benefits.

cafeteria plan,

n an employee benefits plan in which employees select their medical insurance coverage and other nontaxable fringe benefits from a list of options provided by the employer.
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BeneTrac's flexible program allows for easy online management of a range of employee benefits, including medical, vision, life, dental, disability, voluntary benefits, flexible spending accounts (FSAs) and cafeteria benefit plans.
The survey reveals that only 19 percent of employers support caregivers "a great deal," despite an environment in which 95 percent of the professional women surveyed want their employers to offer defined eldercare benefits as part of their cafeteria benefit plans.
It would also allow employers to offer group long-term care insurance in cafeteria benefit plans, so workers could use pre-tax earnings to purchase the coverage.