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 do I make a payment by using the Income Tax Online Services?

Once logged in to Income Tax Online Services, you will be able to make Ohio Individual Income and School District Income 40P tax return payments, 40P amended return payments, 40P extension payments and estimated tax payments, as well as billing and assessment payments.

In order to make tax return, amended return, extension or estimated tax payments, you must select the View/Make Payments link under the Online Services menu, click the View/Make Payments button and then click on “Make an electronic payment” under Available Services.

In order to make a billing or assessment payment, you must select the Pay button under the Actions column in the Outstanding Balance section of the Dashboard. The Dashboard will display “You have no outstanding liabilities” if you have no outstanding bills or assessments.