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Subject Number 150-18.1 Change in Rate of Reimbursement to Claimants for Travel by Automobile

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Supersedes Subject No. 150-18.1 dated January 20, 2021

February 2, 2022

The mileage rate for reimbursement to injured workers for travel by automobile on or after January 1, 2022, is 58.5 cents per mile, in accordance with the Board resolution adopted on February 20, 1990.

In those instances where injured workers are entitled to reimbursement for travel expenses, insurers will reimburse injured workers for travel in accordance with this rate.

Year Rate
2022 58.5 cents
2021 56 cents
2020 57.5 cents
2019 58 cents
2018 54.4 cents
2017 53.5 cents
2016 54 cents

These rates are posted annually by the Office of the New York State Comptroller and are based on the standard mileage allowance established by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA).

Clarissa M. Rodriguez
Chair