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.

How can I obtain a transcript of my Ohio individual and/or school district income tax return?

You can view transcripts of any Ohio income tax return(s), for the current and previous ten tax years. Simply log into Online Services and click the View Transcript button next to the return that you wish to view. For more information on the Department of Taxations's Online Services, see the “Income – Online Services (I-File/ePayment/eStatement)” FAQ category.

You may also contact the Department by email or by calling 1-800-282-1780 (1-800-750-0750 for the hearing impaired) to request a transcript.

Your request must include your SSN (and your spouse’s SSN if you filed a joint return), the tax year, and your current address. The transcript will be mailed within three business days of your request.