skip to main content
X

Services

Tax

We’re committed to relieving the tax burdens of businesses, individuals, and families. With a careful assessment of your situation, our tax professionals develop a uniquely customized strategy for your tax planning needs with the objective of minimizing your tax liability. 

OHIO TAX AMNESTY

January 18, 2018

OHIO TAX AMNESTY

The Ohio Department of Taxation is offering a limited time tax amnesty program. This will run from Jan. 1 - Feb. 15, 2018 and will allow relief from penalties and savings of 50 percent on interest charges. If you had unreported or underreported taxes that were due as of May 1, 2017, this is an opportunity to become current with tax liabilities in Ohio. Eligible individuals and businesses are those that have not been contacted by the Department. 

Requirements to apply for the program are as follows: 

  • A completed and signed application;
  • Completed and signed tax return(s);
  • Full payment (credit cards not accepted);
  • If filing for a business that is not currently registered with the state, submission of a taxpayer registration form is required. 

A letter from the Department will provide whether your application has been approved or denied. Amnesty can be denied for the following reasons:

  • The application submitted was for taxes that do not qualify for amnesty;
  • Eligible taxes were not due and payable as of May 1, 2017;
  • The Department has already issued an assessment notice for taxes on the application;
  • The Department has already started an audit of the taxes for which you have requested amnesty, or
  • Failure to include a completed application, returns and full payment. 

For more information contact your UHY Advisors tax professional in of our many locations

Tax insights

Hide Firm Disclaimer

©2021 UHY LLP. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

UHY LLP is a licensed independent CPA firm that performs attest services in an alternative practice structure with UHY Advisors, Inc. and its subsidiary entities. UHY Advisors, Inc. provides tax and business consulting services through wholly owned subsidiary entities that operate under the name of "UHY Advisors." UHY Advisors, Inc. and its subsidiary entities are not licensed CPA firms. UHY LLP and UHY Advisors, Inc. are U.S. members of Urbach Hacker Young International Limited, a UK company, and form part of the international UHY network of legally independent accounting and consulting firms. "UHY" is the brand name for the UHY international network. Any services described herein are provided by UHY LLP and/or UHY Advisors (as the case may be) and not by UHY or any other member firm of UHY. Neither UHY nor any member of UHY has any liability for services provided by other members.

On this website, (i) the term "our firm", "we" and terms of similar import, denote the alternative practice structure conducted by UHY LLP and UHY Advisors, Inc. and its subsidiary entities, and (ii) the term "UHYI" denotes the UHY international network, in each case as more fully described in the preceding paragraph.