IRS Local Transportation Expense Standards - South Census Region

(Cases Filed Between October 17, 2005, and February 12, 2006, Inclusive)


For Use with Allowable Transportation Expenses Table
The Operating Costs and Public Transportation Costs sections of the Transportation Standards are provided by Census Region and Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). The following table lists the states that comprise each Census Region. Once the taxpayer's Census Region has been ascertained, to determine if an MSA standard is applicable, use the definitions below to see if the taxpayer lives within an MSA (MSAs are defined by county and city, where applicable). If the taxpayer does not reside in an MSA, use the regional standard.

South Census Region
Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, District of Columbia, Delaware, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama
Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) Within the South Census Region
MSA COUNTIES (unless otherwise specified)
Washington, D.C. in DC: District of Columbia
in MD: Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Montgomery, Prince George's, Washington
in VA: Arlington, Clarke, Culpepper, Fairfax, Fauquier, King George, Loudoun, Prince William, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Warren, Alexandria city, Fairfax city, Falls Church city, Fredericksburg city, Manassas city, Manassas Park city
in WV: Berkeley, Jefferson
Baltimore in MD: Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford, Howard, Queen Anne's, Baltimore city
Atlanta in GA: Barrow, Bartow, Carroll, Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, Coweta, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Forsyth, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry, Newton, Paulding, Pickens, Rockdale, Spalding, Walton
Miami in FL: Broward, Miami-Dade
Tampa in FL: Hernando, Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas
Dallas-Ft. Worth in TX: Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Henderson, Hood, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Parker, Rockwall, Tarrant
Houston in TX: Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Montgomery, Waller

South Census Region

Operating Costs & Public Transportation Costs
(Line 22, Form B22A)
(Line 27, Form B22C)
No Car
One Car
Two Cars
South Census Region
$197 $242
MSA Locations Within Census Region:
Washington, D.C. $289 $313
Baltimore $225 $240
Atlanta $283 $258
Miami $284 $344
Tampa $255 $265
Dallas-Ft. Worth  $309 $332
Houston $281 $367

Ownership Costs
(Lines 23 and 24, Form B22A)
(Lines 28 and 29, Form B22C)
First Car
Second Car

* Does not include personal property taxes.


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