Allen County currently has a county income tax rate of 1.35%. Under Indiana Law, the County Income Tax Council(Council) has the power to impose, increase or decrease the county income tax in Allen County.  The County 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: pdfAllen County Income Tax Council vote certification

The county income tax withholding and remittance process is completed through the Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR). The following are some DOR links related to the county income taxes:

-Indiana Department of Revenue Departmental Notice #1 Effective 1/1/17: pdfDOR Dept Notice #1 effective 1/1/17 
-Indiana Department of Revenue Departmental Notice #1 Effective 1/1/16: pdfDOR Dept Notice #1 effective 1/1/16

-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

 

The 1.35% is comprised as such:

-.6 for County Option Income Tax (COIT) IC 6-3.5-6 until 1/1/2017 and then IC 6-3.6
-.4 for County Economic Development Income Tax (CEDIT) IC 6-3.5-7 until 1/1/2017 and then IC 6-3.6
-.25 for COIT Property Tax Relief Credit (PTRC) IC 6-3.5-6-32 until 1/1/2017 and then IC 6-3.6
-.10 for COIT Public Safety IC 6-3.5-6-31 until 1/1/2017 and then IC 6-3.6 
 

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 

If you have further questions regarding the assessment and distribution of county income taxes, please contact the Allen County Auditor's Office at 260-449-7241 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . The Allen County Auditor's office does not assist in the preparation of individual income tax returns.

 

 

Nicholas D. Jordan, CPA

 Auditor of Allen County

Auditor's Office

Contact Info

1 E Main Street, Suite 102
Rousseau Centre
Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Hours:
M-F 8:00am - 5:00pm

Phone: 260-449-7241
Fax: 260-449-7679
acauditor@allencounty.us

Auditor
Nicholas D. Jordan, CPA

Finance and Budget Director
Jackie Scheuman, CPA

Property Tax Administrator
Renata Renninger

Administrative Assistant
Becky Butler