News Releases

News Releases - 1999

  • 12/23/1999 Ohio, Utilities Settle Tax Claims
    • EXCERPT:  "Ohio Tax Commissioner Thomas M. Zaino today (12-23-99) announced the settlement of several lawsuits which held potential for severely impacting school funding across the state."

  • 11/08/1999 Past Due May Cost You
    • EXCERPT:  "The Ohio Department of Taxation this week is mailing out more than 206,000 letters to parents who are reportedly delinquent in paying court-ordered child support."

  • 09/02/1999 Energy Credit Program Deadline Extended
    • EXCERPT:  "The deadline to apply for assistance for this winter's heating bills through the Ohio Energy Credit Program has been extended to November 1, 1999."

  • 08/06/1999 Technology-friendly Ohioans among leaders in the number of electronic tax returns filed
    • EXCERPT:  "More than one million Ohioans filed individual income tax returns electronically last season, putting Ohio second only to California among all 50 states."

  • 07/16/1999 Saving Money While Improving Services
    • EXCERPT:  "When Governor Taft took office in January, he required each Department to have a spending control plan and ordered a limited hiring freeze. As a result of its spending control, the Ohio Department of Taxation will return $1.5 million to the General Revenue Fund (GRF)."

  • 07/09/1999 Tax Commissioner Names Team
    • EXCERPT:  "During his first week in office, Ohio Tax Commissioner Tom Zaino outlined his priorities for the Department, including the creation of his Management Leadership Team."