## What is the AFR rate for 2018?

June

Period for Compounding | Annual | Semiannual |
---|---|---|

Short-term (<3 yrs) | 2.34% | 2.33% |

Mid-term (>3 yrs <9 yrs) | 2.86% | 2.84% |

Long-term (>9 yrs) | 3.05% | 3.03% |

**What is current AFR rate?**

(However, interest on demand loans with a fixed principal amount outstanding for an entire year can be determined using the “blended annual rate” described in section 7872(e)(2)(A) of the Internal Revenue Code.)…— Short Term Rates for 2021 —

Month | Jan. |
---|---|

Annual | 0.14% |

Semiann. | 0.14% |

Quarterly | 0.14% |

Monthly | 0.14% |

### What is the current long-term AFR rate?

Long-Term AFRs

Annual | Semi-Annual | |
---|---|---|

AFR | 1.86% | 1.85% |

110% AFR | 2.05% | 2.04% |

120% AFR | 2.23% | 2.22% |

130% AFR | 2.42% | 2.41% |

**What is IRS 2020 interest rate?**

5%

IRS Penalty & Interest Rates

Year | Qtr 1 1/1 – 3/31 | Qtr 2 4/1 – 6/30 |
---|---|---|

2020 | 5% | 5% |

2019 | 6% | 6% |

2018 | 4% | 5% |

2017 | 4% | 4% |

#### What is the blended AFR rate for 2020?

— Blended Annual Rates Under Section 7872 —

Calendar Year | Blended Annual Rate |
---|---|

2018 | 2.03% |

2019 | 2.42% |

2020 | 0.89% |

2021 | 0.13% |

**What is the minimum interest rate for a family loan in July 2020?**

Here are the AFRs for term loans made in July of 2020. * For a short-term loan (one with a term of 3 years or less), the AFR is 0.14%, assuming annual compounding of interest. That’s not a misprint. * For a mid-term loan (one with a term of more than 3 years but not more than 9 years), the AFR is 0.45%.

## What is the adjusted AFR?

The applicable federal rate (AFR) is the interest rate that applies to personal loans. It is the minimum rate applicable to such loans under U.S. law. The applicable federal rate applies to loans where the interest rate is lower than the tax rate if the loan were to otherwise be income.