Portsmouth Ohio

Where Southern Hospitality Begins

Income Tax Division



Barbara A. Doyle, Tax Commissioner

Vicki L. Musser, Deputy Tax Commissioner

605 Washington St.
Room 316
P.O. Box 1323
Portsmouth, OH  45662

Ph: (740) 353-3111
Fx: (740) 353-3112

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Under the direction of the City Auditor, the Income Tax Division administers and collects the City income tax revenues.

Current Municipal Tax Rate

As of January 1st 2012, the rate increased to 2%.

Mandatory Tax Filing

As of January 1st 2014, the city implemented mandatory tax filing.


For the convenience of its taxpayers and tax preparers, the City Tax Division has made its tax return forms and instructions available online in an easily downloadable format as well as links to local, state, and federal tax forms, regulations, and financial reports for use by both residents and businesses.

Click to view forms.