The Internal Revenue Service has issued the 2018 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes.
Beginning Jan. 1, 2018, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans, pickups or panel trucks) will be:
The business mileage rate and the medical and moving expense rates each increased 1 cent per mile from the rates for 2017. The charitable rate is set by statute and remains unchanged.
Read the full announcement on the IRS website.
Source: Standard Mileage Rates for 2018 Up from Rates for 2017