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.

When a county's sales tax rate increases, will I be reimbursed for the cost of programming my cash registers?

The county auditor will reimburse vendors for the cost of reprogramming computer cash registers when a county or transit authority imposes or increases the sales tax. Vendors must apply within six months of the increase on a form provided by the County Auditor.