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 withholding is zero for a quarter, do you still need to file electronically on the Ohio Business Gateway?

No. You are not required to file the Ohio IT 501 for the quarter if you do not have income tax withheld for that quarter.