Income Tax Online Services - Ohio I-File

Introduction to Ohio I-File

Ohio I-File is a convenient way to file your Ohio individual income and School District income tax return. Additionally, you may make a payment, view and print previous years' Ohio returns or 1099s.

Below are the most-commonly asked questions about Ohio I-File.

Unable to register:

If this is your first time filing an Ohio income tax return or School District income tax return, you are not eligible to file electronically using Ohio's Income Tax Online Services for the current tax year.

You may file electronically through a 3rd party software vendor or file by paper.  Paper forms and instructions can be accessed at tax.ohio.gov.

If you are not a first time filer and are unable to register, you may call us to verify eligibility to use our system at 1-800-282-1780 during normal business hours, 8:00 am-5:00 pm Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.