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.

When will the offset be applied to the debt(s) listed on the Ohio Income Tax Refund Offset letter?

It generally takes 30 business days for the offset to be applied towards your debt(s). Please do not contact the Ohio Department of Taxation regarding your debt. Instead, if the offset has not been applied to your debt within 30 business days, contact the agency or agencies shown on the letter.