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.

If a taxpayer opts-in with the Department for taxable year 2018, but makes a 2018 estimated payment to the municipality, how should the municipality handle the payment?

The Department has advised taxpayers to request a refund of any 2018 estimated payments made to the municipality and make an estimated payment to the Department.