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 is the 9-1-1 charge?

The 9-1-1 charge is imposed on the consumer of wireless calling service.  The 9-1-1 charge applies to purchases of post-paid and prepaid wireless calling service.  Funds received from the 9-1-1 charge are used by countywide 9-1-1 systems to provide and maintain countywide wireless enhanced 9-1-1 service.