Stride is the FREE mileage and expense tracking tax app that helps you save thousands on your tax bill, all year round. It automatically maximizes your mileage deductions, imports expenses, helps you find money-saving write-offs, and makes filing a breeze.

Built and designed for people who work for themselves, Stride helps you discover business expenses you can claim as an independent worker and makes filing a breeze. Most people save $4,000 or more at tax time by using Stride Tax!

Stride Tax helps you:
+ Save big on taxes
+ Track miles automatically
+ Log expenses like car washes and your cell phone bill
+ Take the hassle out of filing

Automatically maximize mileage deductions
Just press Start when you leave the house and Stride will automatically maximize your mileage deductions and capture them in an IRS-ready standard mileage log format. Stride users get $535 back for every 1,000 miles they drive!
+ Automated GPS mileage tracking
+ Reminders to make sure you never miss out on miles
+ IRS-ready mileage logs to audit-proof your deduction

Find money-saving write-offs
We find all the expenses and deductions based on the work you do. On average, Stride Tax finds users $200 worth of write offs each week.
+ In-app guidance on what expenses you can deduct and how to best track
+ Bank integration to easily import expenses
+ Real-time support for all tax tracking questions

Get an IRS-ready tax report for easy filing
We prepare everything you need to file in IRS-Ready reports. Stride Tax users cut their tax bill in half on average (56%).
Gather all the information needed to file in an IRS-ready report
Support with all filing methods: e-file, tax filing software, accountant
Have all the information you need to audit-proof your taxes
Stride Tax is great for:
Rideshare drivers
Delivery drivers
Creative professionals
Food service professionals
Business consultants
Sales agents
Real estate agents
Home service professionals
Medical professionals
And many more!

What’s New

Version 3.9.1

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
19.2K Ratings

19.2K Ratings

bmh740 ,

Location setting draining battery

Leaving the location setting to always on drains the phone battery way too much to make this app worthwhile for me. It would be helpful to have a widget with buttons to start and stop tracking miles so you don’t have to open to app to do that. Because even with the reminder from the app you still have to open the app and then press the plus sign and then press track miles. It’s not safe if the reminder only happens when you start to drive away from your home. So having a widget would make tracking easier and safer. And then it wouldn’t be absolutely necessary to leave the location setting to always on either if the track miles function was more readily accessible. Ultimately a more functional Apple Watch integration would be ideal but in the mean time I feel this would suffice as helpful update. Thank you for making this app free and I’ve found it helpful for tracking expenses. This is the only main issue I found that brings my rating of the app down.

flymiester ,

Easiest app to use for mileage and expenses

I really like Stride compared to the other apps out there. It tracks mileage well and instantly calculates your profit. I like the fact you can categorize by jobs, add photos of receipts, and other expenses all in one place. I would be willing to pay for a premium version. I’d like to see auto detect motion start and stop, similar to MileageIQ. That should be an option to turn on and off as desired, since sometimes I forget to turn it on. My biggest complaint however, is it is not easy to search for added expenses and update or make modifications. There are 2 columns “Deductions and Income”. If I need to search for the expense I have to scroll the entire list looking for it. I should be able to search “dash cam” for example and find every expense associated for that category. II’ll add to my review as I think of more improvements the developers can add.

clmib ,

Good, needs to improve data export

I’ve been using the app to track rideshare miles driven and I am happy with what it does so far. However, lots more room for improvement in exporting data.

The current generated reports contain unneeded labels in numeric data. For example, the text “mi” in the export of miles or a dollar sign in currency columns. This may be ok for a text report but causes problems in .csv file exports. The fields with the extraneous labels have to be modified to get to raw numbers that can be modified or used in calculations. The header row is where the labels belong, never in a numeric data field.

Also, I’d really like to be able to export data for a specific date range so I can periodically update whatever external spreadsheet or database I am working with. Right now, the only option is for all data of a given year. It’s a nuisance to export the whole year’s data to get the last week or month of data.

Two more additions. Please add the TIME spent driving to the mileage data report. I really want to get a report on time driving. Maybe even some stats on when. Finally, create a report that will let me export the data for each log file as a row of CSV file data. Give me the choice of exporting as one row per file, one row per day, per week, month or quarter.

Finally, include the number of miles and hours driven in the weekly deduction email along with their dollar value.


Stride Health, Inc
113.2 MB

Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.



Age Rating
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This app may use your location even when it isn't open, which can decrease battery life.


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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