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.

As an employer, what is my responsibility to ensure that I properly withhold school district income tax from my employee’s compensation?

Ohio Revised Code section 5747.06€ states that the employer must request that each employee furnish the name of the employee’s school district of residence. Each employee should provide the employer with a completed Ohio IT 4 with sufficient and correct information to enable the employer to withhold the school district income tax.