Mileage Allowance Payments

Cars and vans
2010/11 and 2009/10
Rate per mile
Up to 10,000 miles 40p
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.