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Tax Department

The Income Tax Department is under the direction of the Tax Administrator who is responsible for the collection and administration of the City’s 2 % earnings tax and the 3% hotel excise tax. The Income Tax Department offers direct tax assistance via e-mail, telephone, and walk-in service to all residents and businesses. A web hosted on-line tax program is also available to Heath residents for self- preparation of their annual city tax returns.

There is a new tax rate of 2% effective tax year January 1, 2018. Click here for more information.


The Income Tax Department is currently staffed by 4 full-time employees who are responsible for registering all new residents and businesses that move into or locate in the City. They also process more than 6,000 annual tax returns and numerous monthly and quarterly payments from both residents and businesses.

The Income Tax Department is located in the Heath Municipal Building at 1287 Hebron Road. The office hours are Monday – Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. During peak tax season, the Department is open the last two Saturdays in March and the first two Saturdays in April between the hours of 8:00 AM and 12:00 Noon.

INTEREST RATE ON UNPAID TAXES FOR THE TAX YEAR BEGINNING JANUARY 1, 2019 WILL BE 7% PER ANNUM (0.583% PER MONTH).

Interest rate on unpaid taxes for the tax year beginning January 1, 2017 will be 6% per annum (0.50% per month).

Interest rate on unpaid taxes for tax year beginning January 1, 2016 will be 5% per annum (0.417% per month).

Interest rate on unpaid taxes for the prior tax years is still 18% per annum (1.5% per month).

  Kim Geller

Tax Administrator
740/522.3427
 

Tax time is right around the corner. The City of Heath tax returns are due by Monday, April 15, 2019. Our tax office will complete your income tax returns free of charge! We do accept walk-in tax preparations January through March, Monday through Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm. The tax department will also be open to the public on Saturdays March 23rd and March 30th from 8am - Noon.

ALL tax preparations in the month of April are by appointment only. Please call before April to ensure that you receive an appointment. Saturday appointments are also available on April 6th and April 13th from 8am - Noon.

Copies of all W-2's, the first two pages of your Federal 1040, and any applicable schedules are required for completion of your Heath taxes. Call 740/522-3427 to schedule your appointment.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

































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