IRS Releases 2012 Optional Standard Mileage Rates

The IRS has released the 2012 optional standard mileage rates that employees, self-employed individuals, and other taxpayers can use to compute deductible costs of operating automobiles (including vans, pickups and panel trucks) for business, medical, moving and charitable purposes. The 2012 standard mileage rate remains at 55.5 cents per mile for business uses, is reduced…