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 e-filing a client's return where they owe money, is the option available to mail payment or does it have to be paid electronically?

If a client owes taxes, the payment can be made electronically or through the mail (by check or money order) with the appropriate payment voucher attached. Please use the 40P payment voucher for original income tax returns and the 40XP payment voucher for amended income tax returns. All payment vouchers can be found on our website at in the forms section.