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 happens if I file my return on time but fail to pay by the filing deadline?

Balance due returns paid late are subject to penalty and interest which will be included on a billing notice. Please log in to "Income Tax Online Services" and select "Pay" under the "Actions" column of the Outstanding Balance section to pay your balance due.