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Did you get your share of the $1.8 BILLION in mileage tax deductions?

Reader’s Digest reports that over 3.6 Billion miles were put on realtor’s cars in 2011 while driving clients around. That means those real estate agents were able to claim (if they had documented them) over $1.8 BILLION in mileage tax deductions! If only they all had MileBug’s […]

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MileBug 2.6 for iPhone includes new IRS 2013 Mileage Rates

The latest update to MileBug for iPhone, version 2.6, includes the new 2013 rates from the IRS for mileage reimbursement or tax deduction. The update is free and no action is required on the part of the user to put the new rates into action once the […]

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How many miles for $1000 deduction?

It’s amazing how the little trips add up. With the 2013 IRS business mileage rate up to 56.5¢/mile, just a 2 mile trip adds over a dollar to your deduction. For charity, it’s just over 7 miles per dollar. With MileBug, tracking these trips is easier, and […]

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IRS 2013 Mileage Rates

The IRS has released their official rates for mileage reimbursement when driving your own vehicle for business, charity, and/or medical/moving purposes. Please look for a new release of MileBug containing these rates in the next week. Business:            56.5 cents/mile Charity:     […]

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MileBug “App of the week” on “Peace of Mind Organizing” blog

MileBug was actually the “App of the week” back on 1 June 2012, but I just came across the post and thought I would share it! Janine Adams, the blogger behind the blog, uses her experience and organization skills to bring peace of mind to the unorganized. MileBug […]

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Tax Accountant wishes his clients would use MileBug

Here’s a great new review of MileBug as posted in the App Store I just had to share: A must-have for the self-employed!!! – As a tax accountant I wish all of my clients would use this app to track their mileage so they can get it right […]

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Realtors and MileBug – made for each other!

It’s a wonderful thing to hear from satisfied and even excited customers. As the reviews, feedback, and web posts keep coming, it’s become apparent that many of the MileBug users out there are realtors. These ever-mobile real estate agents traveling from one house to the next are […]

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MileBug for WP7 hits #4 in Business!

With just over 2 months in the Windows Marketplace, MileBug for Windows Phone (WP7) hits #4 in the Business category! And to top it off, it has a 4.5-star rating! Thank you everybody! Please leave reviews so we know what you like and what we can improve. […]

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Start the New Year right by tracking your trips!

Welcome to 2012! Even though it’s potentially a few months before you start putting together your taxes for 2011, right now is the time to start your 2012 taxes the right way by tracking ALL your business miles, charity miles, and medical miles. Whether you need an […]

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IRS Announces 2012 Tax Deduction Rates

OK, they’ve finally posted the new rates! Very little change from the mid-2011 rates. Here’s an excerpt from the official IRS.gov website: “Beginning on Jan. 1, 2012, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans, pickups or panel trucks) will be: 55.5 cents […]

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