In 2006, the Director of Finance assumed the responsibilities of the Tax Administrator. This was mandated by a voter-enacted amendment to the City’s charter.
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 35 years and collects income tax for over 165 cities 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 payment of taxes for businesses and citizens.
RATE OF TAX: Tallmadge has a 2% rate of income tax.
FILING DEADLINES: City Income Tax returns are due April 15th. Estimated tax payments for the calendar year are to be paid quarterly by April 15th, July 31st, October 31st and January 31st.
WHO MUST FILE: 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 or who owns a business in Tallmadge.
FORMS: Tax forms for individuals and businesses, frequently asked questions and payments can be made by going to the RITA website at www.ritaohio.com. See below for specific links regarding municipal income tax.
Income Tax Ordinance and Rules and Regulations
RITA's Frequently Asked Questions
FREE ELECTRONIC FILING AND PAYMENT OPTIONS FOR MUNICPAL INCOME TAX
All City income tax payments and forms can be mailed to RITA at P.O. Box 477900, Broadview Hts, Ohio 44147. Payments and forms can be obtained, completed and filed on-line at www.ritaohio.com. We encourage citizens and business to utilize the electronic filing and payment system as it is secure and simple to use.