What is the earnings tax rate?
The earnings tax rate for the City of Madeira is 1%
Do I have to file with the City of Madeira?
The City of Madeira has a mandatory filing requirement (even if you have no income) for all residents, including those who rent their residence, 18 years of age and older and property owners. Also all businesses that are located in or doing work in Madeira must file.
Do you give credit for tax paid to other cities?
Yes, we will give credit of .9% of 1% on the wages taxed by other cities. You will always owe at least .1% to the City of Madeira. We do not give credit for county withholding.
Do you give credit for tax paid to other counties?
No, we do not give credit for county taxes.
Are estimated payments required, and when are they due?
If your estimated tax liability is more than $200 for the year, estimated payments are required. Your first payment is due when filing the previous year's tax return and then by June 15th for your second quarter, September 15th for your third quarter, and January 15th for your fourth quarter.
What if I need more time to file?
We will grant you a 6-month extension to file your taxes, but you must have at least 90% of the tax due paid in on April 15th or you will receive penalties and interest on the unpaid amount.
You can send us a copy of your federal extension by April 15th or we will accept an email or fax requesting an extension for time to file.
Who do I call about my property taxes?
For property tax information, call the Hamilton County Auditor's Office at (513) 946-4000 or visit the website at www.hamiltoncountyauditor.org.