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.

Why was this change made?

  • There was consideration given to eliminating the $20 exemption credit altogether. However, imposing the means test at $30,000 preserves the credit for low income individuals.