The standard mileage rate for business purposes has dropped slightly for 2017. According to the IRS, the standard mileage rates beginning Jan. 1, 2017, for the use of a car, van, pickup or panel truck will be:
- 53.5 cents per mile for business miles driven, down from 54 cents in 2016;
- 17 cents per mile for medical or moving purposes, down from 19 cents; and
- 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations.