Automobile allowance rates


Rates for Canada 


Car allowance rates for 2020 are:

  • to be announced   


Car allowance rates for 2019 are:

  • 58¢ per kilometre for the first 5,000 kilometres driven
  • 52¢ per kilometre driven after that

In the Northwest Territories, Yukon, and Nunavut, there is an additional 4¢ per kilometre allowed for travel.


Car allowance rates for 2018 are:

  • 55¢ per kilometre for the first 5,000 kilometres driven
  • 49¢ per kilometre driven after that

In the Northwest Territories, Yukon, and Nunavut, there is an additional 4¢ per kilometre allowed for travel.


Car allowance rates for 2016 and 2017 are:

  • 54¢ per kilometre for the first 5,000 kilometres driven
  • 48¢ per kilometre driven after that

In the Northwest Territories, Yukon, and Nunavut, there is an additional 4¢ per kilometre allowed for travel.


Car allowance rates for 2015 are:

  • 55¢ per kilometre for the first 5,000 kilometres driven
  • 49¢ per kilometre driven after that

In the Northwest Territories, Yukon, and Nunavut, there is an additional 4¢ per kilometre allowed for travel.


Car allowance rates for 2013 and 2014 are:

  • 54¢ per kilometre for the first 5,000 kilometres driven
  • 48¢ per kilometre driven after that

In the Northwest Territories, Yukon, and Nunavut, there is an additional 4¢ per kilometre allowed for travel.





Rates for USA


USA Car allowance rates for 2020 are:

  • to be announced   


USA Car allowance rates for 2019 are:

  • 58 cents for every mile of business travel driven, 
  • 20 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes, 
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations.



USA Car allowance rates for 2018 are:

  • 54.5 cents for every mile of business travel driven, 
  • 18 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes, 
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations.



USA Car allowance rates for 2017 are:

  • 53.5 cents per mile for business miles driven, 
  • 17 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes, 
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations



USA Car allowance rates for 2016 are:

  • 54 cents per mile for business miles driven, 
  • 19 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes, 
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations


USA Car allowance rates for 2015 are:

  • 57.5 cents per mile for business miles driven, 
  • 23 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes, 
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations



USA Car allowance rates for 2014 are:

  • 56 cents per mile for business miles driven 
  • 23.5 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes 
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations