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 service is the Department providing for the 0.5% administrative fee?

The Department will handle the administration of the tax.  This includes registration, returns processing, payment processing, tax collections, auditing, appeals, and payment distribution.