Auto Titles

Sales and Use Tax

– According to the Ohio Sales Tax Law you must state the purchase price of the vehicle. The Clerk of Courts is required to collect tax for the State of Ohio based on this price.

– A 7.25% tax must be paid by a resident of Ohio when purchasing a motor vehicle outside the State of Ohio. This applies to the purchase of a car for use or storage in Ohio.

Payment of Ohio Sales and Use Tax

– Section 4505.06 of the Ohio Revised Code requires Ohio Sales Tax Use Tax and Title Fees must be paid (in cash or check) to the Clerk of Courts before an application for an automobile title can be accepted.


Guernsey County Clerk of Courts Auto Title Division

401 Wheeling Ave, Cambridge, Ohio

Phone 740-432-9235
Fax 740-432-9239

Hours are Monday-Friday
8:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.