The state tax commissioner says the Ohio Department of Taxation will keep using a controversial "identity quiz" to verify information about people seeking refunds.
Officials have tweaked questions on a new quiz used by the state of Ohio to catch phony income-tax returns.
State Tax Commissioner Joe Testa took some heat this week from lawmakers who say they’re hearing complaints from some constituent tax refund filers who are being required to take an identity quiz.
Ohio Department of Taxation officials say anti-fraud efforts will delay refunds to taxpayers.
Ohio tax officials say they've intercepted a record amount of money in fraudulent state income tax filings - 18 times more than the average discovered in other years.
State casino tax revenue over the past year fell nearly 12 percent short of projections.
An Ohio Department of Taxation report shows since 2012 the amount of tax credits given to businesses promising to create and retain jobs has been rising.
The Ohio House has approved a bill requiring business and individual taxpayers to be notified of overpayments.
Legislation proposed by statehouse Democrats would allow same-sex couples to file joint state tax returns.
Ohio Inspector General Randall Meyer says the state department of taxation has failed to return more than 30 million dollars in business tax refunds to companies that properly requested the money.