December highlights from The MWE Advisor: IRS releases 2019 calendars including the employment tax calendar; The deductible mileage rate for business driving is increasing this year.
IRS Employer News: 2019 Calendars Released and Deadline Extended
The IRS recently announced some news that is of interest for employers:
1. The 2019 employment tax calendar and other calendars have been issued by the IRS.
2. The deadline for furnishing 2018 statements to recipients under the Affordable Care Act is extended.
The Deductible Mileage Rate for Business Driving Is Increasing for 2019
The IRS has announced the amounts that taxpayers can deduct for business, medical, moving and charitable purposes in 2019. However, under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, some taxpayers can no longer claim driving expenses. This article reveals what you can write off for 2019 if you use the cents-per-mile method, as well as what Americans are paying for regular unleaded gas these days.