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INCOME TAX RATES EFFECTIVE JAN. 1, 2014 

City of Kent- Residential and Businesses  - 2.25%

Kent-Franklin JEDD  Businesses Only  -  2.00%

Brimfield-Kent JEDD- Businesses Only  - 1.00%

 


 

Who Must File:

Every resident of Kent, eighteen (18) years of age or older, whether or not tax is due thereon, shall make and file a return annually. Retired persons must file a final return stating they are retired, then future filings are not required unless they have earned income, then they must again file a tax return. Failure to return this form by the due date may result in your being summoned to appear at the Tax Office in person with your tax records. If you had no taxable income, write "none" on lines 1, 2 and 3, sign this form, and return it before April 15.

PLEASE READ THE INFORMATION BELOW CAREFULLY, AND USE THE PROPER FORMS!

 

ATTENTION:  KENT CITY TAXPAYERS AND BUSINESSES

IMPORTANT NOTICE

The City of Kent is pleased to announce that they have joined the Regional Income Tax Authority (R.I.T.A.).  By joining this organization, the City will be able to better serve taxpayers in Kent.

Effective January 1, 2009, all W-2s, Reconciliations, and income tax forms will be sent to R.I.T.A.  By joining R.I.T.A., taxpayers will be able to take advantage of electronic filing and payment. Questions may be directed to them by calling 1-440-526-0900 or 1 800 860-7482.

 For further information and to see what services are available, go to www.ritaohio.com.


Those businesses located in the Joint Economic Development Districts (JEDDs) will continue to file their taxes, W-2s, and all other forms with the City of Kent Income Tax Department, located at 325 S. DePeyster Street, Kent, Ohio.  For further information, call  (330) 678-8103.

THESE FORMS ARE FOR THE KENT-FRANKLIN JEDD BUSINESSES ONLY

KENT-FRANKLIN JEDD FORMS

FORM JR - JEDD INCOME TAX BUSINESS RETURN

EMPLOYER'S RETURN OF TAX WITHHELD - FORM EQR

INSTRUCTIONS - FORM EQR

EMPLOYER'S INFORMATION ON JEDD WITHHOLDING

BUSINESS INFORMATION SHEET

EMPLOYER'S INFORMATION ON NET PROFIT JEDD TAX


THESE FORMS ARE FOR THE BRIMFIELD-KENT JEDD BUSINESSES ONLY

 BRIMFIELD-KENT JEDD FORMS

FORM JR - JEDD INCOME TAX BUSINESS RETURN

EMPLOYER'S RETURN OF TAX WITHHELD - FORM EQR

INSTRUCTIONS - FORM EQR

EMPLOYER'S INFORMATION ON JEDD WITHHOLDING

BUSINESS INFORMATION SHEET

EMPLOYER'S INFORMATION ON NET PROFIT JEDD TAX


 

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Click here to view the City of Kent Taxation Ordinance

Visit the State of Ohio Dept of Taxation