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 are the benefits of using Ohio ePayment?

Ohio ePayment is paperless. You no longer need to send paper documentation to us if you pay electronically.

Ohio ePayment allows you to pay your taxes 24 hours a day, seven days a week, which means increased flexibility for you. In addition, when paying by electronic check, you may postdate your estimated payments up to one year in advance from their due date, but cannot exceed the due date of the last 2018 estimated payment, or Jan. 15, 2019.

Ohio ePayment will let you print your payment confirmation so that you will have a copy for your records.

Ohio ePayment provides line by line instructions. Simply click on Help for your line item instructions.