The Internal Revenue Service has released Notice 2018-03 www.irs.gov/pub/irs-drop/n-18-03.pdf, announcing the 2018 standard mileage rates. For business mileage driven after December 31, 2017, the rates are as follows:
Effective January 1, 2018, the reimbursement rate for in-state mileage changed from 53.5 cents per mile (for travel prior to January 1, 2018) to 54.5 cents per mile (for travel on or after January 1, 2018).
Policy 515.4 Travel - Employees, Privately Owned Transportation and the Accounting Office website will be updated.
The new online Travel & Expense Module in PeopleSoft Finance will use the correct mileage rate based on the date entered for travel.
Please contact the Accounting Office at 231-7432 if you have any questions.