Effective January 1, 2020 the City's permanent income tax rate was increased from 2.0 percent to 2.25 percent as approved by citizens in 2019.
The City of Tallmadge joined the Regional Income Tax Agency (RITA) for the collection of city income taxes in December 2009. RITA has been in operation for over 50 years and collects income tax for over 422 jurisdictions in the State of Ohio. RITA offers many advantages to citizens and businesses, including a more advanced level of technology and computerization, online tax registration, and online filing and payment of taxes for businesses and citizens.
City income tax returns are due April 15, 2024.
For the 2024 calendar year, 1st Quarter is to be paid by April 15. The 2nd Quarter is due June 15, 3rd Quarter is due September 15 and 4th Quarter is due January 15, 2024.
All Tallmadge residents 18 years of age or older must file an Income Tax Return as well as anyone with rental property inside the city and those who own a business in Tallmadge.
Payments and tax forms for individuals and businesses can be obtained, completed and filed online at RITA's website. The website contains answers to a number of frequently asked questions. We encourage citizens and businesses to utilize the electronic filing and payment system as it is secure and simple to use.
JEDD income taxes are administered through RITA.