Pursuant to Ohio Revised Code Section 109.08, the Attorney General may appoint Special Counsel to represent the State in connection with all claims certified to the Attorney General for collection.

Brian W. Ross was appointed as Special Counsel to the Ohio Attorney General in 2017. The firm currently handles a variety of collection matters for the State including, but not limited to:

  • Income Tax
  • Sales Tax
  • Withholding Tax
  • Unemployment Compensation
  • Bureau of Workers Compensation Premiums
  • Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
  • Department of Transportation Damage Claims
  • Bureau of Workers Compensation Non-Compliance

Our collections representatives may be reached directly by calling (614) 228-4489 Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please have your account number ready when you call.

If you wish to make a payment online, please click the following link:

This link will redirect you to the Ohio Attorney General website where you can directly, safely, and confidentially pay any outstanding obligations owed to the State. Please note that there is a $1.00 transaction fee for internet checks or a 2.5% fee (minimum $1.00) for credit cards.