1. Ohio Form W-2 Filing Requirements for the 2020 Tax Year
Employers in ohio must file Form W-2 with the state in addition to federal filing only if there is a state withholding to report.
As an employer in the state of ohio, you must file
Form W-2 - Wage and Tax Statements
Form IT-3 - Transmial of Wage and Tax Statements
2. Ohio Form IT-3 (Transmittal Form) )
Form WV/ IT-3 is a transmittal form
Form IT-3 is a Transmittal form for reporng the number of tax statements, total Ohio
compensaon, total Ohio income tax liability, and school district tax liability.
Ohio requires Form IT-3 along with the Form W-2. .
ohio Form WV/ IT-3 along with the Form W-2.
3. Ohio Form W-2 Filing Deadline
The deadline for ﬁling both Form W-2 and the transmittal Form IT-3 with the Ohio state
is February 01 2021
Don’t wait until the deadline. Prepare and e-file your forms today, and have us mail your employee copies on your behalf.
4. Ohio Form W-2 Penalty
If you miss filing your Form W-2 with Ohio or ﬁle aer the deadline, an amount of $50 will be
imposed as a penalty for each month, and it will increase up to a maximum of $500 (though the
returns ﬁled late result in a refund). .
5. Filing Form W-2s with the state of Ohio
The State of ohio suggests filers file Forms electronically for quick processing and to get instant updates on the filing status.