Frequently Asked Questions

The Ohio Department of Taxation has compiled a list of frequently asked questions covering many different categories.

To view the questions, click on the "Select Category" bar and then click on the category you are interested in.  A list of questions will appear pertaining to that category. Then click on the question you are inquiring about and the answer will appear.

What software do you recommend?

The department cannot recommend a particular software company. All approved software is tested before the beginning of the tax season and all such approved software meets the business and formatting requirements of an electronic return.

A complete list of approved software products appears on our web site