Standard Mileage Allowance Rates for 2020

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Published January 3, 2020

The IRS announced the 2020 standard mileage rate for business use of a personal vehicle, which is based on an annual study of the costs of operating an automobile.

New Mileage Rate for 2020


The new rate for business miles driven for travel taking place on or after January 1, 2020, is $0.575 per mile, a decrease from $0.58 in 2019.

The 2020 mileage rate will automatically show in the travel and expense reimbursement system (Concur) effective Jan. 1, 2020.

For non-employee and guest reimbursements, the travel office will adjust any paper travel vouchers received for travel taking place in 2020 that has the 2019 rate. They will email a scanned copy of the revised voucher to the individual identified on the voucher as the travel preparer.