December 14, 2018 - IRS Announces 2019 Mileage Rates. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued the 2019 standard mileage rates. Beginning on January 1, 2019, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car, van, pickup or panel truck will be: 58 cents per mile for business miles driven (up from 54.5 cents in 2018)
December 14, 2017 - The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued the 2018 optional standard mileage rates and beginning on January 1, 2018, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car, van, pickup or panel truck will be:54.5 cents per mile for business miles driven (up from 53.5 cents in 2017)
December 13, 2016 - Beginning on Jan. 1, 2017, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans, pickups or panel trucks) will be: 53.5 cents per mile for business miles driven, down from 54 cents for 2016. 17 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes, down from 19 cents for 2016.
It’s not well known in small business circles and networking groups around town – but it is illegal to charge your customers or clients fees for credit card processing. (You can offer a discount for paying cash, though!)
So, as owners and executives, we need to know this for our business. But, as consumers, we also need to know to be on the watch for this practice which Dave Lieber with the Dallas Morning News says is most prevalent in College Station and Dallas/Fort Worth!
Below, are two links related to this topic. First, I have included a link from the Texas Attorney General. I have also included a link to an article by Dave Lieber from the Dallas Morning News.
We don’t want any of you to be the next called out by name in a Dallas Morning News consumer affairs alert!
TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL LINK
DALLAS MORNING NEWS ARTICLE LINK:
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