The City of Brunswick is very happy to provide its residents and businesses with our in-house Income Tax Department. We are here to provide Brunswick residents and businesses with all the customer service you need to stay in compliance with our local income tax laws. Brunswick income taxes are governed by Chapter 880 of the Brunswick Codified Ordinances.
This service is provided to you free of charge! Please remember that Brunswick has a mandatory filing law that requires all individuals and businesses to file an annual tax return whether they earned income or not.
How can we help you?
- We can prepare your City Income Tax forms.
- We can answer any questions regarding your City taxes.
- You can drop off your tax forms and payments at the drop box located in the City Hall parking lot.
Pursuant to a vote of the electors on May 5, 2009, the City of Brunswick municipal income tax rate of 1.35% was increased to 1.85% for a period of four years from January 1, 2010 through December 31, 2013, and renewed through December 31, 2017, for the purpose of maintaining safe staffing levels for the safety forces of the City.
Interest rate notice for 2016
The interest rate for taxable year 2016 is 5%.
Ohio Revised Code 718.27 requires the interest rate for tax underpayments be the federal short-term rate (rounded to the nearest whole number percent) plus five percent (5%). Interest shall be imposed per annum, on all unpaid income tax, unpaid estimated income tax, and unpaid withholding tax. The rate shall apply for the calendar year next following the July of the year in which the federal short-term rate is determined.
Doing your own City taxes? Learn how to find, fill out and print out the City's tax form. Click here to watch the video.