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My employer pays me an hourly rate which includes mileage.

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My employer pays me an hourly rate which includes mileage. Obviously, the more miles I drive the less my actual hourly labor rate is and taxes are taken out of the gross. Will mileage still be deductible for 2018?

Accountant's Assistant: The Accountant will know how to help. Is there anything else the Accountant should be aware of?

No, I don't think so. I just don't want to pay taxes on my mileage.

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You will not be able to deduct mileage starting in 2018.

All employee unreimbursed business expenses has been eliminated as an itemized deduction.

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