IRS Standard Mileage Rates Will Increase in 2013

November 21, 2012
By Michael Smith on November 21, 2012 4:00 PM |

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The Internal Revenue Service has announced the following standard mileage rates used to calculate income tax deductions for business travel expenses and for travel expenses incurred while serving charitable organizations.

  • Business, $0.565 per mile
  • Charitable service, $0.14 per mile

These rates, which are one cent per mile higher than the standard rates for 2012, take effect on January 1, 2013.

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