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 happens if I don't pay the penalty?

The state will issue an assessment for any payment owed to the state, but not paid. Payments that are not received during the assessment phase will be certified to the Attorney General’s office for collection.