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 is changing?

  • Ohio individual income tax rates are being cut a total of 10%, phased in over a two-year period. These rate cuts are scheduled as follows:
    • Tax Year 2013:  8.5% tax rate cut
    • Tax Year 2014:  tax rate cut increases by 1.5% to 10.0%  
  • Employer withholding tables have been adjusted to reflect the 10.0% tax rate cut. This means people will have more in take-home pay.