The IRS Standard Mileage Rates are changing. In 2019 the optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical, or moving purposes with change.
Beginning on January 1, 2019, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans, pickups or panel trucks) will be:
- 58¢ per mile driven for business use, up 3.5¢ (54.5¢ ) from the 2018 rate
- 20¢ per mile driven for medical or moving purposes, up 2¢ (18¢ ) from the 2018 rate
- 14¢ per mile driven in service of charitable organizations. Same as 2018.
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