Income & Property Taxes

Income Taxes

The current income tax rate for City of Avon residents is 1.75%. Residents working outside the City of Avon receive a tax credit of 1.50%. The .25% rate paid by all residents is used exclusively for safety forces in the city.

The City uses the Regional Income Tax Agency (R.I.T.A.) for tax collection and administration. R.I.T.A. has help available for residents.

If you have recently received a non-filing letter from RITA, you may e-file returns at: Regional Income Tax Agency , or you may mail returns to: 

Attention: Compliance Department 198

Regional Income Tax Agency

PO BOX 470538

Broadview Heights, OH 44147-0538

Or Fax to: 440-922-3510

Property Taxes

The current property tax rate for Avon residents is 87.949 mills. The current effective tax rate is 65.369 mills. A mill is equal to one tenth of one percent. The property tax calculation for a residential value of $100,000 is a follows:

  • $100,000 X 35% = $35,000 (Assessed value)
  • $35,000 X .065369 = $2,287.92 (Tax before credits)
  • After the state Non-business credit and the Owner Occupancy credit, the amount of property tax is $2047.76

City of Avon residents

Where our property taxes go:


Property Tax Graph 2021

For further information, visit the Lorain County Auditor website.

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