The Town of Estes Park is a statutory municipality and; therefore, does not collect its own sales tax. The Town's portion is received approximately 45 days from the date it is paid to the Colorado Department of Revenue. Revenue is reported in the month for which it is received.
On April 1, 2014, Ballot Issue 1A to increase the Town sales tax by 1% passed by the voters. The increase is effective July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2024. The increase is earmarked as follows:
Four (4) special revenue funds (Street Improvement, Trail Expansion, Community Recreation Center, and Emergency Response System Funds), have been created to account for the proceeds of the sales tax designations listed above and are restricted to expenditures for those specific purposes.
Frequently Asked Questions
|What is the sales tax rate for Estes Park? Effective 7/1/2014:|
Hotel/motel or vacation rentals:
Sales tax rates:
|How do I apply for a Sales Tax License?||Through the Colorado Department of Revenue. Go to www.Colorado.gov/RevenueOnline to register your business.|
|Where do I file and send my Sales Tax remittance?||Through the Colorado Department of Revenue. Go to www.Colorado.gov/RevenueOnline to file your return and submit your tax remittance.|
Sales Tax Revenues
|For the Five Years from:||2010 to 2014|