August 12, 2019

2019 Per Diem Rate

Attention, businesses: The U.S. General Services Administration has posted the domestic per diem rate table for fiscal year 2019 on its website. The rates are in effect from Oct. 1, 2018 through Sept. 30, 2019. The information is used by employers who pay a per diem allowance to employees for business travel away from home, within the continental U.S. The maximum standard per diem rate for locations not listed in the per diem rate table will increase from $144 to $149 on Oct. 1 ($94 for lodging, $55 for meals and incidentals). The standard rates cover most U.S. counties. To search by state: