Income Tax

Tax Rate

The 2017 tax rate is 2.25%.

The City imposes an income tax (also known as an earnings or wage tax) to provide revenue in support of general municipal operations, maintenance, new equipment, extension and enlargement of municipal services and facilities and capital improvements as authorized by Ordinance (84-0-157, passed by voters 11-6-84) and subsequently amended. The City of Huber Heights levies a tax on salaries, wages, commissions and other compensation, and on net profits as provided in the Ordinance. Effective January 1, 2015, the income tax rate for the City of Huber Heights is 2.25%.

Annual Interest Rate

By October 31 of each year, the interest rate that will apply to overdue municipal income taxes during the next calendar year will be posted herein, as required by the Ohio Revised Code Section 718.27(F). The interest rate is calculated by adding five percentage points to the federal short-term rate (rounded to the nearest whole number percent) that was in effect during July of the current year, in accordance with ORC Section 718.27(A)(5), and it is applicable to tax years beginning on or after January 1, 2016.

Based on these requirements, the applicable interest rate is as follows:

Interest Rates

Calendar Year
Annual Rate
Monthly Rate
2017 6.0% 0.5%
2016 5.0% 0.42%

Go Green

Each January all residents receive a postcard from the Tax Division reminding them to file by April 15th.  Residents can E-File, print returns from our website, come into the office for assistance, or request a form to be mailed.  This has helped the Tax Division save paper, printing and postage cost.

Payment Types

We are now accepting Visa, Mastercard and Discover payments in our office and over the phone for all tax payments. There will be a 2.45% convenience charge added to all credit card transactions, with a minimum charge of $2.45. Visa debit convenience charge is $3.95 flat rate.