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.

How about prewritten software?

  • Currently, prewritten software is taxable, whether purchased in CD form or received electronically via download or otherwise.    This does not change.