QB Self Employed...if I let the app track business mileage, for the actual gas charge from my checking, would I track that as Personal?

On my QB app, it sees the gas station transaction and asks business or personal. It is also tracking my mileage for me to track as business or personal. So, would I track the actual bank transaction as Personal and just use the mileage tracker? That seems logical but not sure. 

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If you are going to or have been using the mileage deduction instead if actual expenses then yes, gas is not a business expense, nor are any vehicle repairs. No depreciation either.

You can start off as actual expenses and switch once to mileage but if you start with mileage yoh have to stay using mileage. 

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