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 filing options do I have in filing employer withholding returns and paying the tax liability?

Since 2015, with few exceptions, all employer withholding returns and payments must be made electronically through the Ohio Business Gateway. In addition, payments may also be made electronically using Electronic Funds Transfer through the Ohio Treasurer of State.