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.

I am individual hiring a nanny/housekeeper. Do I have to withhold Ohio income tax?

No, withholding is not required on compensation paid for services provided in a domestic home. Withholding is voluntary, and should be withheld if the employee requests that Ohio tax be withheld.