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 is changing for inflation indexing and exemption amounts?

For tax year 2017, Ohio's individual income tax brackets have been indexed for inflation per Ohio Revised Code section 5747.025. Therefore, the personal and dependent exemption amounts are graduated based upon Ohio adjusted gross income.

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