Category Archives: Travel Expenses

IRS Issues Adjusted Mileage Rates For Second Half of 2011

The IRS recently issued adjusted mileage rates for the second half of 2011 (effective 7-1-11) due to rising gas costs earlier in the year. The new rates are as follows: Business vehicle usage:  55.5¢ per mile Medical vehicle usage:  23.5¢ … Continue reading

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Idea of the Week #4

Substantiation of certain business expenses is a requirement in order to have proof if ever requested by the IRS. Many independent contractors lose valuable expenses (travel for example) because they do not have the proper documentation to support the expense … Continue reading

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