The IRS has announced rates and limitations for the 2019 tax year and there has been some changes to the Standard Mileage rate. Beginning January 1st, 2019, the standard mileage rate for use of a car will be 58 cents per mile driven for business use and 20 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes. You can also get 14 cents per mile driven in service of a charitable organization. The increases for mileage rate varied from increases of 2 cents to 3.5 cents. The charitable rate was unchanged. It’s important to remember that under the new tax law, taxpayers cannot claim a miscellaneous itemized deduction for unreimbursed employee travel expenses.