Accounting and Bookkeeping Services in Ohio

1-800Accountant, America’s leading virtual accounting firm for small businesses,  offers comprehensive, end-to-end bookkeeping and accounting services designed to alleviate the burdens of time-consuming tasks and support the growth and development of your small business.

400% ROI*
From small business services on average
25 Hours*
Saved during tax preparation
1 Million+*
Consultations delivered

Our Accounting Services for Ohio Small Businesses

Business Tax Preparation: Have your taxes prepared and filed by a CPA who specializes in your industry. Enjoy peace of mind about your business tax situation and save thousands annually when you entrust the complexities of Ohio tax preparation to our CPAs, who have more than 17 years of experience on average..

Bookkeeping: Solidify your financial foundation and manage cash flow with accurate bookkeeping done for you that saves time and provides valuable, data-driven insights. This meticulous work delivers essential information for data interpretation with easy-to-understand reporting, enabling your accountant to create vital financial models.

Tax Advisory: Business tax considerations don't end in April. Through our affordable tax advisory service, you can receive the guidance you need when you need it year-round from a dedicated small business CPA. Strategic planning helps minimize your business tax liability in Ohio throughout the year while ensuring compliance. 

Payroll: Free up numerous hours each pay period with our comprehensive payroll service handled for you with regular tax submissions to the state. This ensures accuracy and allows you to focus on other aspects of your business.

Business Formation: Benefit from officially establishing your business in Ohio with our complimentary incorporation service. You only pay the state fees, and we manage the rest. This puts you on a path to hiring employees, opening a business bank account, and enjoying an optimized business tax structure for maximum tax savings.

Our Accounting Services for Ohio Small Businesses
Ohio Corporate Tax Rates, Brackets, Due Dates, and Renewals

Ohio Corporate Tax Rates and Brackets

Corporate Tax RateCorporate Tax Bracket
None - taxed on gross receiptsn.a.

When Do You Have to File Business Tax Returns in Ohio?

Partnerships Due Date - Annual ReturnsC-Corp Tax Due Date - Annual ReturnsS-Corp Tax Due Date - Annual Returns
The 15th day of the fourth month after fiscal year endThe 15th day of the fourth month after fiscal year endThe 15th day of the fourth month after fiscal y ear end

LLC Renewal Dates and Fees in Ohio

How Often Do You Have to Renew Your LLC?LLC Formation Filing FeeLLC Yearly/Biennial Filing Fee
No report needed$99$0

Ohio - Individual Tax Rates, Brackets, Exemptions, and Deductions

Single Filers - Ohio Tax Rates and Brackets

Single Filer RatesSingle Filer Brackets

Single Filers - Ohio Exemptions and Deductions

Standard Deduction (Single)Personal Exemption (Single)

Married Filing Jointly - Ohio Tax Rates and Brackets

Married Filing Jointly RatesMarried Filing Jointly Brackets

Married Filing Jointly - Alabama Exemptions and Deductions

Standard Deduction (Couple)Personal Exemption (Couple)

What to Look for in Ohio Accounting and Bookkeeping Services

When choosing an accountant or bookkeeper for your Ohio small business, you should consider:

Familiarity with Local Economic Zones: To maximize business benefits, choose a professional knowledgeable about tax incentives and financial programs in Ohio's economic zones.

Experience with Ohio-Specific Industries: Consider accountants or bookkeepers experienced in sectors including manufacturing, agriculture, or healthcare, which are prevalent in Ohio and present unique financial and regulatory challenges.

Understanding of Municipal Requirements: Opt for a professional versed in the financial reporting and tax obligations that vary across Ohio's cities and towns, ensuring local compliance.

Knowledge of Ohio Sales Tax Laws: Ensure prospects understand Ohio's sales tax structure, including exemptions and rules specific to different types of products and services, to avoid costly mistakes.

Connections with Ohio Financial Institutions: Identify a professional familiar with local banks and financial institutions, which can be beneficial for securing financing or managing business banking needs effectively.

Serving Small Businesses Throughout the Entire State of Ohio

Including businesses in:
  • Columbus
  • Toledo
  • Akron
  • Cleveland
  • Cincinnati
  • Miami
  • Youngstown
  • Dayton

“I’ve been fortunate to have great accountants who care, get back to me very timely, and believe they do a great job getting the most money back they are able to.”

Testimonials Stars


December 30, 2023, Trustpilot

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Talk to a business tax expert today for all your tax needs in Ohio.

Get big savings for your small business by working with the professionals at 1-800Accountant. All it takes is a quick call - usually 30 minutes or less - to get started!

*Based on a $12.2k average 2022 tax refund per client, which is 4x the cost of a full-service package. Source: first-party data.

*Includes average business tax preparation, form completion and submission, record keeping, and other misc admin time. Source.

*Historical first-party data.