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 does a municipality have to respond with taxpayer information if they do not receive notification from a taxpayer, but the taxpayer is listed on the opt-in report sent by the Department? Will there be any penalties to the municipality?

Municipalities will have 90 days from the date of the opt-in report to respond with taxpayer information without incurring a penalty.