Utility Audits In Ohio

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Get Utility Refunds In Ohio

Welcome to our utility auditing services, tailored specifically for Ohio’s diverse industrial base and extensive agricultural activities. From the bustling metropolitan areas of Columbus, Cleveland, and Cincinnati to the vast agricultural expanses, managing utility costs effectively is critical for operational efficiency and sustainability. Our team conducts comprehensive audits across electricity, natural gas, water, telecommunications, and waste management services, aiming to identify inefficiencies, correct billing errors, and provide strategic recommendations. This approach helps our Ohio clients optimize their utility expenditures, reduce costs, and enhance their environmental impact.

Your Dedicated Utility Bill Audit Business Experts

When you contact National Utilities Refund for a utility bill audit, our team of industry experts will evaluate your payments, analyze your services, and look for ways to remove errors, overcharges, and unnecessary charges. We will also obtain utility refunds on historical billing issues. Many utility companies have specific clauses and subsections that affect the final bill but that can be difficult to spot with the untrained eye.

Our team of experts will perform your audit off-site so that our services are non-intrusive. You won’t have to rearrange your schedule to accommodate our audits so you can stay focused on your daily responsibilities while we analyze your utility bills.

Electricity Bill Audits

Utility invoices and third-party power supplier bills.

Telecom provider, telecom rates, and billing errors.

Natural Gas Bill Audits

Commodity rates and natural gas tariff schedules.

Water / Sewer Bill Audits

Often overlooked, these bills contain many errors.

We can help negotiate better rates or identify errors.

Discover if you are overpaying for your WC insurance.

We can help you secure tax credits for product development.

Are you overpaying in property taxes? Find out now.

We've Done Over 10,000 Audits

National Utilities Refund is so committed to your satisfaction that our services are done with zero out-of-pocket costs to you. After our audit is complete, if we don’t find any ways to save you money or obtain a utility refund, you won’t owe us a penny. We stand by our work and are committed to finding you money-saving solutions.

No matter the size or complexity of your business, we have a team of diverse industry experts that understand the bills you pay in connection to your business’ services and can find ways for you to save.


Ohio Utility Companies

Ohio’s utility providers are integral to supporting the state’s vibrant economy and ensuring the quality of life for its residents. Understanding the utility landscape and the tax regulations affecting them is essential for anyone involved in managing utility services in the state.

Electricity Providers 

FirstEnergy Corp:

  • FirstEnergy provides electricity to customers in northern Ohio, including major areas like Cleveland and Akron, focusing on reliability and customer service.


American Electric Power (AEP):

  • AEP serves central, western, and southern Ohio, including Columbus, with a strong emphasis on renewable energy and grid modernization.


Duke Energy:

  • Duke Energy supplies electricity to parts of southwestern Ohio, including Cincinnati, prioritizing clean energy initiatives and innovative technology solutions.


Dayton Power and Light:

  • Serving the Dayton area and surrounding regions, Dayton Power and Light focuses on delivering reliable power and engaging in community support and sustainability projects.


Toledo Edison (a subsidiary of FirstEnergy):

  • Toledo Edison provides electricity to customers in northwestern Ohio, focusing on efficient service and reliability.


Ohio Edison (a subsidiary of FirstEnergy):

  • Ohio Edison delivers electricity to a vast area of central and northeastern Ohio, ensuring reliable service and customer satisfaction.


The Illuminating Company (a subsidiary of FirstEnergy):

  • Serving the greater Cleveland area, The Illuminating Company emphasizes reliability, customer service, and infrastructure improvement.

Natural Gas Providers

Columbia Gas of Ohio:

  • Columbia Gas serves a large portion of Ohio, delivering natural gas with a focus on safety, efficiency, and comprehensive energy solutions.


Dominion Energy Ohio:

  • Dominion Energy provides natural gas to northeastern and central Ohio, with commitments to customer service and energy conservation.

Water Utility Providers

Cleveland Water:

  • Cleveland Water is one of the largest providers of public water in Ohio, focusing on quality, sustainability, and advanced water treatment technologies.


Aqua Ohio:

  • Aqua Ohio offers water and wastewater services across several Ohio communities, emphasizing quality service and environmental responsibility.

Telecommunication Providers

AT&T Ohio:

  • AT&T delivers a wide range of telecommunications services throughout Ohio, including broadband, wireless, and voice services, aiming to enhance connectivity and infrastructure.



  • Spectrum provides comprehensive digital services across Ohio, including high-speed internet, cable TV, and home phone services, focused on technological advancements and customer satisfaction.

Trash or Waste Management

Rumpke Waste & Recycling:

  • Rumpke operates extensively in Ohio, providing waste and recycling services with a commitment to sustainability and community engagement.


Waste Management of Ohio:

  • Known for its extensive waste services, Waste Management focuses on innovative recycling solutions and sustainable environmental practices.

OH State Taxes

Sales Taxes on Utilities:

  • Ohio imposes state sales taxes on utility services, including electricity and natural gas, managed by the Ohio Department of Taxation.


Property Taxes in Ohio for Businesses:

  • In Ohio, businesses are subject to property taxes on their real and personal property, crucial for funding local services and infrastructure. These taxes are assessed at the county level, with regular assessments to ensure fair and equitable taxation.

Simple and stress-free approach.

Get Started
Return our utility audit agreement & letter of authorization, then simply provide one bill copy for each utility account and a copy of any utility agreements.
Our Audit
Our team will perform the utility audit off-site. We work with the utility company to retrieve historic data.
Findings Process
The utility audit takes between 6-8 weeks. When we uncover an overcharge or utility refund, we present it in a preliminary report for your review.
You're In Charge
You are always in the driver's seat. We will implement the findings that you approve and handle all follow-up paperwork with the utility provider.
Discrepancy Impact Analysis
We will pull the utility invoice from the provider to confirm that the discovered discrepancy was corrected and/or validate that the utility refund was issued. We then calculate exactly how this impacted your bottom line.
Final Report
A final report will summarize the utility audit findings implemented and the utility refunds filed to illustrate the financial impact for your organization.

Your Team of Utility Bill Audit Experts

So contact us today to learn more about our services, or schedule a utility bill audit so that you can start saving money.