2009 Standard Mileage rates for the use of a car (includes Pickups, Vans and Panel Trucks):
- 55 cents per mile for business miles driven (decreases to 50 cents per mile in 2010)
- 24.0 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes (decreases to 16.5 in 2010)
- 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations (same in 2010)
Runzheimer International conducts an annual study of fixed and variable expenses to operate a vehicle. Please note the Business Mileage Deduction may not be used if a vehicle has been depreciated using MACRS or depreciated using §179.