The City of Port Clinton
Income Tax Department
Is responsible for the collection, audit and enforcement of the municipal income tax pursuant to city code. The income tax rate for the City of Port Clinton is 1.50%. The city collects tax revenue and reports the expenditure of public funds in accordance with the Ohio Revised Code and the Port Clinton Charter.
All residents, individuals and businesses doing business in the City of Port Clinton are required to file a return even if there are losses.
The filing deadline for Tax Year 2021 is April 18, 2022.
If filing for an extension, the extension must be filed by April 18, 2022
The following is required to file your return.
- Completed, Signed and Dated City of Port Clinton Income Tax Return – Tax Year 2021. A valid phone number and email is required.
- All W2s, W2Gs, 1099s,K-1s, etc.
- Copy of your Federal Income Tax Return along with all schedules, statements, explanations, attachments, K-1s & 1099s issued.
- Payment of any taxes due
- Estimated Payment for Tax Year 2022, if required
Your tax package must be submitted in paper format. We do not accept electronic filing at this time. Your tax packet may be submitted by:
US Mail or by Dropping off to: 1868 E. Perry Street, Port Clinton, OH 43452 Attn: Income Tax Dept.
or by Fax: 419-732-6558. If faxing, a cover page with your contact information and # of pages is required.
The income tax department is committed to assisting taxpayers with income tax questions and concerns. Our office hours are 8am-4pm and during the tax season, extended hours to be announced. If you need assistance in preparing your return, please contact the office at 419-734-5522, Option #4.
TAXPAYERS’ RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
“TAXPAYERS’ RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBLITIES” means the rights provided to taxpayers in sections 718.11, 718.12, 718.19, 718.23, 718.36, 718.37, 718.38, 5717.011, and 5717.03 of the Ohio Revised Code and any corresponding ordinances of the Municipality, and the responsibilities of taxpayers to file, report, withhold, remit, and pay municipal income tax and otherwise comply with Chapter 718 of the Ohio Revised Code and resolutions, ordinances, and rules adopted by a municipal corporation for the imposition and administration of a municipal income tax