Internal Revenue Service (IRS) 2016 Mileage Rates

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) on Dec. 17 issued its 2016 optional standard mileage rates.

Beginning on Jan. 1, 2016, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans, pickups or panel trucks) will be:

  • 54 cents per mile for business miles driven, down from 57.5 cents for 2015.
  • 19 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes, down from 23 cents.
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations, as set by statute.