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 types of expenses of the estate are deductible on the Ohio estate tax return?

Some of the most common expenses that are deductible include, but are not limited to: funeral expenses, unreimbursed medical expenses, real estate mortgages, real estate taxes, attorney and/or executor fees, income taxes, utilities, and charitable contributions.

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