Sales Tax Rate Changes

This web page contains changes to existing sales or use tax rates. This page does not contain all tax rates for a business location. To find all applicable sales or use tax rates for a specific business location or local government, visit Revenue Online or download the DR 1002 on the Sales & Use Tax Forms web page. For additional support with sales and use tax rates, watch our video How to Find Information on Colorado Sales & Use Tax Rates.

Sales & Use Tax Rate Changes Effective January 1, 2020

Updated: December 19, 2019

State & State Collected Jurisdictions

State Sales & Use Tax

State Tax Sales Tax Rate Exempt* Use Tax Rate Service Fee
State of Colorado
(Service Fee with Cap)
2.90% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q-R 2.90%
4%
Cap of $1,000.00
 

State-Collected City Tax

City Tax Sales Tax Rate Exempt* Use Tax Rate Service Fee
Monte Vista
(Tax Rate Increase)
3%
None
None
3.33%
Alamosa
(Tax Rate Increase)
2.50%
E
2.50%
2%
Cap of $100.00
Rocky Ford
(Sales Tax Extension)
4% E 3% 3%
Nucla
(Sales Tax Extension)
4% None 2% 3.33%
Frederick
(Tax Rate Increase)
3.50% A-B-C-K 3.50% 3.33%
Fountain
(Sales Tax Decrease)
3.40% A-B-C-K 2% None
 

State-Collected County Tax

County Tax Sales Tax Rate Exempt* Use Tax Rate Service Fee
Huerfano
(Tax Rate Increase)
3% None None 3.33%
Douglas
(Sales Tax Extension)
1% A-B-C-D-E-F-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q 1% 2.33%
Sedgwick
(Tax Rate Increase)
3% D-E-H 3% 3.33%
 

State-Collected Special District Tax 

Special District Tax Sales Tax Rate Exempt* Use Tax Rate Service Fee
San Miguel Authority for Regional Transportation
(Added Town of Rico)
0.25% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-R None None
Eagle Vail Metropolitan District
(Tax Rate Decrease)
0.70% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-R None 3.33%
 

Self-Collected Jurisdictions

Self-Collected City Tax

City Tax Sales Tax Rate Exempt* Use Tax Rate Service Fee
Grand Junction
(Tax Rate Increase)
3.25%
W
3.25%
3.33%
Castle Pines
(Self-Collected)
2.75% W 2.75% 3.33%
Montrose
(Tax Rate Increase)
3.88% W 3.88% 1.33%
Loveland
(Removed Service Fee)
3.0% W None None


Exemptions and Other Notations

 *A = Food for home consumption  *M = School-related sales
 *B = Machinery and machine tools (as defined on Form DR 1191)  *N = Biogas production system components
 *C = Gas, electricity, etc., for residential use   *O = Property used in space flight
 *D = Occasional sales for charitable organizations  *P = Machinery or machine tools equipment used for processing recovered materials per business list on Public Health & Environment
 *E = Farm equipment  *Q = Sales on retail marijuana and retail marijuana products
 *G = Food sold through vending machines  *R = Manufactured homes
 *H = Low-emitting vehicles (over 10,000 lbs.)  *W = Contact the city
 *K = Renewable Energy Components  *Y = Motor vehicles
 *L = Beetle wood products  *Z = Building materials