Finance

The Finance Department is responsible for the receipt and disbursement of public monies received by the City of Worthington.

As part of the City of Worthington's commitment to transparency and open government, the City makes financial reports, annual budget documents, and presentations available online for public review. Residents are encouraged to review the information to more fully understand the financial health of the city, as well as the key objectives and goals behind the City's budget decisions.

Special This Week News column: Learn more about the budget process and how you can become informed and involved.

2021 Budget

Worthington City Council is reviewing and considering the proposed 2021 Operating and Capital Improvement Program (CIP) Budgets. See the proposed budget documents, budget schedule, and budget presentations when they become available. 

See Budget details, videos, and try the Balancing Act Budget Simulation Tool

View the city’s financial documents, including current & past annual budgets and monthly financial and income tax reports.

For a more detailed overview of the City’s finances, view the 2019 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report.

Budget process infograph - updated

Where do your Property Tax dollars go? 




Taxes 
Worthington tax is administered by the Regional Income Tax Agency (RITA). All residents are required to file an annual city income tax return. The current income tax rate is 2.5%. Questions about income taxes should be directed to RITA at (866) 721-7482. Learn about filing your taxes online.

View the Resident's Guide to Understanding Taxes here.