Overview

Ohio’s Tax Amnesty gives Taxpayers an opportunity to pay delinquent taxes while avoiding penalties and half of the interest. This limited-time offer is only available for six weeks, from January 1, 2018, through February 15, 2018.

Taxpayers may qualify for the Ohio Tax Amnesty if they have unreported tax obligations that were due and payable as of May 1, 2017. If a Taxpayer has been contacted by the Ohio Department of Taxation, they will not qualify.

Qualifying Taxes

Taxes that may qualify for Ohio Tax Amnesty are as follows:

  • Individual
    • Income Tax
    • School District Income Tax
  • Business
    • Employer Withholding
    • Employer Withholding School District Income Tax
    • Pass-Through Entity Tax
    • Sales Tax
    • Use Tax
    • Commercial Activity Tax
    • Financial Institutions Tax
    • Cigarette or Other Tobacco Products Tax
    • Alcoholic Beverages Tax

Next Steps

The Barnes Dennig Tax Team will keep you informed of any updates and changes as they occur, Contact a Barnes Dennig representative to discuss if Ohio’s Tax Amnesty Program would be beneficial to you or your organization.   Applications and forms for the program will be made available to Taxpayers beginning January 1, 2018.  Visit OhioTaxAmnesty.Gov for additional information regarding the program.