FAQs - Ohio I-File

What is the process to register to use Ohio I-File?

  • Confirm Your Identity -You will be required to provide your social security number, last name and date of birth. Additionally, you will be required to enter the 2015 Ohio Withholding amount from line 14 of your Ohio IT 1040 return or the issue date of your current Ohio Driver's License or State ID. All of this information must match our records.
  • Provide Security Settings – You will be required to create a User ID, password and answer two security questions.
  • Provide Contact Information - You have the option to provide daytime and alternate telephone numbers and an e-mail address. Providing and validating a good e-mail address will provide you with additional features of Online Services.