The City of Akron Income Tax Division collects and administers the Akron City Income Tax as well as the Income Tax for the following four Joint Economic Development Districts:
- Bath – Fairlawn – Akron JEDD
- Copley – Akron JEDD
- Coventry – Akron JEDD
- Springfield – Akron JEDD
The tax rate for the City of Akron as well as the four JEDDs is 2.25%. All residents and partial year residents 18 years of age and older are required to file a tax return regardless of whether or not any tax is due. The only filing exception is if an individual qualifies to file an Exemption Certificate. All businesses within or doing business within the City or any of the JEDDs are required to file an annual Net Profit Return. Employers are required to withhold, file and remit tax on a monthly or quarterly basis. Income Tax assistance is available by contacting our office at 330-375-2290 (Individuals) or 330-375-2539 (Businesses) or by visiting our office.