Important!! Beginning October 1, 2017, the Allen County Local Income Tax Rate is 1.48%.
Allen County currently has a Local income tax rate of 1.35% until October 1, 2017. Under Indiana Law, the Local Income Tax Council(Council) has the power to impose, increase or decrease the county income tax in Allen County. The Local Income Tax Council membership consists of the fiscal body of the County and each municipality within the County, with votes being determined based on population. Therefore, with approximately 70% of the population, the City of Fort Wayne has the majority vote for the Council. Current vote allocation: Allen County Income Tax Council vote certification-12/20/18
The local income tax withholding and remittance process is completed through the Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR). The following are some DOR links related to the local income taxes:
-Credit for Taxes Paid to other States and Localities: http://www.in.gov/dor/4745.htm#otherstates
-Individual Income Tax Forms: http://www.in.gov/dor/5333.htm
As of October 1, 2017, the 1.48% is comprised as such:
For more information regarding county income tax distributions, please click the following link: http://www.allencounty.us/property-tax-division-and-deductions/tax-unit-distribution-info