City of Trenton

Finance and Taxation

Department of Taxation
11 East State Street
Trenton, Ohio 45067
Call: 513-428-0158
Fax: 513-428-0168


2019 Tax returns are due on April 15th, 2020.

Documents needed in order to file your City of Trenton tax return: Page 1 and page 2 of your Federal 1040 form, any related schedules (such as Schedules 1-4, Schedule A, Schedule C, etc.) and all W-2s received for the year.

Tax returns and all related documents may be e-mailed to, faxed to 513-428-0168, dropped off in person, or placed in the payment drop box located across the parking lot from the Police station.

The City of Trenton Taxation Department will prepare your local return free of charge! E-mail us your required documents and we will process returns in the order they were received.

The Tax department’s regular hours of operation are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. We will be open extended hours from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 14th and Wednesday, April 15th in order to give taxpayers additional time to file. Please keep in mind you may experience longer wait times if you come in on the last day to file your taxes.

PLEASE NOTE: When you file your Federal and State returns electronically (through TurboTax, H&R Block, etc.), that information is NOT forwarded to us! YOU must provide the required documents to us in order to file your City of Trenton return!

Michael Engel

Finance Director


Samantha Motes

Tax Commissioner


Treva Wyatt

Tax Clerk