Tax Rates & Allowances 2016/17

Mileage Allowance Payments

2016/17 and 2015/16

Cars and vans

Rate per mile

Up to 10,000 miles 45p
Over 10,000 miles 25p
Bicycles 20p
Motorcycles 24p

These rates represent the maximum tax free mileage allowances for employees using their own vehicles for business. Any excess is taxable. If the employee receives less than the statutory rate, tax relief can be claimed on the difference.