The City of Port Clinton
Income Tax Department
is responsible for the collection, audit, and enforcement of the mandatory filing of the municipal income tax pursuant to city code. The income tax rate for The City of Port Clinton is 1.5%. The City collects tax revenue and reports the expenditure of public funds in accordance with the Ohio Revised Code and the Port Clinton Charter.
The income tax department is committed to assisting our customers with their income tax questions and concerns. Taxpayer assistance is available Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. If you need assistance in preparing your return, the following will be needed:
Copies of all W-2, W-2G, 1099, federal tax return (1040) and all supporting schedules (i.e. Schedules, C, E, F, etc.), any attachment to schedules (i.e. loss carry forward worksheets, partnership payment listings, expenses for business use of home, etc.). You will need to also complete the name and address section of the tax return and sign it.
2020 Tax Filing & Payment Due Date: May 17, 2021
* W-2, W-2G, 1099, Federal Tax Return (1040) and all supporting schedules (i.e. Schedules, C, E, F, etc.), any attachment to schedules (i.e. loss carry forward worksheets, partnership payment listings, expenses for business use of home, etc.) are required with the income tax return. You will need to also complete the name and address section of the tax return and sign it. Failure to submit all required document and/or sign the return may result in the return not being filed by the due date.
Extension to File Due Date: April 15, 2021
*an extension to file is not an extension to pay.
Estimated Payment Due Dates:
April 15, 2021, June 15, 2021,
September 15, 2021, January 15, 2022
Submission of Tax Returns:
Mail: 1868 E. Perry Street, Port Clinton, OH 43452
Drop Off: 1868 E. Perry Street, Port Clinton, OH 43452 – Drop Box is in the lobby
Email: Tax Commissioner
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