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.

Where does the Department of Taxation get the information used for the quiz?

The information used for your identity confirmation quiz comes from a combination of public and commercial data sources. The data consists of current and historical information about you. The information used complies with all applicable privacy laws.

Your information is not accessed until you begin the quiz, and is immediately discarded upon the quiz’s completion. This information will never be stored or shared for any purpose.