Latest News:

  • Mar 17, 2018

    OSCPA joins businesses supporting inclusive workforce

    Advancing the state of business is one of OSCPA’s top priorities, and the Executive Board took steps to do just that by building on recommendations made last year by its Diversity + Inclusion Task Force.
  • Mar 16, 2018

    Cash basis bill could change how small businesses pay sales tax

    Rep. Steven Arndt, R-Port Clinton, on Tuesday introduced House Bill 545, which would allow certain small businesses to pay sales tax when they receive money from the sale, not at the time of the sale.
  • Mar 08, 2018

    Centralized filing registrations gain momentum as March begins

    A flurry of registrations last week raised the number of businesses opting in to centralized filing of municipal net profits taxes to more than 2,000 – and still counting.
  • Mar 02, 2018

    Centralized filing registration continues

    The deadline has passed for businesses with a calendar year-end to opt in for centralized filing of municipal net profits taxes for the 2018 tax year. However, it continues for future years, as well as for businesses with other fiscal years.
  • Mar 01, 2018

    House approves tax conformity legislation

    The Ohio House on Wednesday passed the substitute version of Senate Bill 22, the tax conformity bill, which has been updated for tax year 2017.
  • Mar 01, 2018

    Reminder: Muni tax deadline is March 1

    Today is the deadline for businesses with a calendar year-end to opt in and notify the cities in which they operate if they plan to centrally file municipal net profits taxes for the 2018 tax year.
  • Feb 22, 2018

    Muni tax ruling a victory for Ohio business owners

    A court decision announced Thursday not only ensures that centralized filing of municipal net profits taxes will continue in the coming months, but also upheld all other municipal tax reforms supported by OSCPA and being challenged by Ohio cities.
  • Feb 15, 2018

    IRS requires taxpayers to validate ID

    The IRS recently announced additional requirements for taxpayers and tax professionals to verify their identities when they call as part of security efforts.
  • Feb 15, 2018

    Registration for centralized filing continues as state offers free CPE

    The Ohio Department of Taxation’s Virtual Tax Academy will put the spotlight on the new business-friendly municipal net profits tax system next week as registrations from hundreds of businesses keep rolling in.
  • Feb 15, 2018

    Tax conformity bill has a jump-start this year

    Sen. Bob Peterson, R-Sabina, presented sponsor testimony on his Senate Bill 22 on Tuesday.