2018 Mileage Rates
For claiming travel costs for the purposes of the northern residents’ deduction, moving expense deduction, and medical expense tax credit, a taxpayer can use the simplified method to compute these expenses. The simplified claim is computed on a per-km basis, and the amount per-km depends on the province or territory. The rates for the using the simplified method for the 2018 taxation year are provided below.
|Newfoundland and Labrador||57.5|
|Prince Edward Island||52.0|
The 2018 rates for the simplified method of claiming meal expenses are not yet available, but are expected in the coming weeks. From 2006 to 2017, the flat rates were $17 per meal to a maximum of $51 per day.