Category Archives: Human Resources

New IRS Mileage Rates

Just wanted to put out a quick post with the recently updated IRS Mileage rates.
As of July 1, 2008 and through December 31, 2008 the OPTIONAL standard mileage rates are as follows…
Business – $0.585
Charitable – $0.14
Medical & Moving – $0.27
Again, these are optional rates to use in computing the deductible costs of operating an automobile [...]

Classification of Workers – Employees

Workers are considered employees if they have many of the following characteristics: continuous standard hours of employment, work full-time or part-time, are subject to dismissal, can quit anytime without penalty, receive business expense reimbursements, are required to follow the organization’s work instructions, receive on-the-job training and receive routine payments of regular amounts.
When a person is [...]