A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the standard charitable mileage rate for delivery of meals to elderly, disabled, frail, and at risk individuals.

Introduced in Senate
Delivering Elderly Lunches and Increasing Volunteer Engagement and
Reimbursements Act of 2017 or the DELIVER Act of 2017

This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the standard mileage rate
for the tax deduction for the charitable use of a passenger automobile to
deliver meals to homebound individuals who are elderly, disabled, frail, or at
risk. The bill increases the rate from the standard charitable rate of 14 cents
per mile to the standard business mileage rate, which is 53.5 cents per mile for



  • Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

    Mar 22nd, 2017
  • Introduced in Senate

    Mar 22nd, 2017