Daycare Tax Tips


Standard Mileage Rates for 2006 through 2018

Use the 2017 rates for 2017 income tax returns

When taking a deduction for your business driving, you must keep track of the business miles and total miles driven. You can calculate your deduction using the rates shown below or you can deduct a percentage of your actual vehicle costs.

These rates are updated every year by the Internal Revenue Service. They apply to cars, as well as vans, pickups, and panel trucks.

Rates effective January 1 through December 31, 2018:

  • 54.5 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 18 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Rates effective January 1 through December 31, 2017:

  • 53.5 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 17 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Rates effective January 1 through December 31, 2016:

  • 54 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 19 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Continue to the next page for rates for other years.

Rates effective January 1 through December 31, 2015:

  • 57.5 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 23 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Rates effective January 1 through December 31, 2014:

  • 56 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 23.5 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Rates effective January 1 through December 31, 2013:

  • 56.5 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 24 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Rates effective January 1 through December 31, 2012:

  • 55.5 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 23 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Rates effective January 1 through June 30, 2011:

  • 51 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 19 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Rates effective July 1 through December 31, 2011:

  • 55.5 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 23.5 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Rates effective January 1 through December 31, 2010:

  • 50 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 16.5 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Rates effective January 1 through December 31, 2009:

  • 55 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 27 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Rates effective January 1 through June 30, 2008:

  • 50.5 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 19 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Rates effective July 1 through December 31, 2008:

  • 58.5 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 27 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Rates effective January 1 through December 31, 2007:

  • 48.5 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 20 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations

Rates effective January 1 through December 31, 2006:

  • 44.5 cents per mile for business miles driven
  • 18 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations


Last updated: 21 December 2017

Posted on 2008-12-04 03:45:36

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