Sales Tax Rates

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Sales Tax Rate Changes Effective Jan. 1, 2019
Updated: Dec. 5, 2018

State-Collected City Tax

City Tax Tax Rate Exempt* Use Tax Service Fee
(Sales/Use Tax Rate Increase)
4% None 4% Y-Z 3.33%
(Add Use Tax)
2% B,C,D,E,G,H,K,L,M 2% Y-Z 2.22%
(Sales/Use Tax Rate Increase)
4.5% None 3.5% Y None
Manitou Springs
(Sales Tax Rate Decrease)
3.6% None 3.5% Y-Z None
(Add Use Tax)
4% None 4% Z None


State-Collected County Tax 

County Tax Tax Rate Exempt* Use Tax Service Fee
(Sales Tax Extension)                                                                                                                                                 
0.985%                                              A,B,C,K                                                                                                      0.985% Y-Z                                     None                                                                 
(Sales Tax Increase)
2.75% E None 3%
(Add Exemption)
1% A,B,C,D,E,G,H,K,L,M,N,O,P,Q 1% Y-Z 2.33%
(Sales/Use Tax Increase)
0.8% A,B,C,D,E,G,H,K 0.8% Y-Z 2.22%
(Sales Tax Extension)
1% E,M 1% Y-Z None
(Sales Tax Extension)
1% A,B,C,D,K None 3.33%
(Sales Tax Increase)
2.5% A,B,C,E,K None None
(Removing Exemptions)
2% D,E,H 2% Y-Z 3.33%


State-Collected Special District Tax 

Special District Tax Tax Rate Exempt* Use Tax Service Fee
Conifer MDT
(New Tax)
0.75% A,B,C,D,E,G,H,K,L,M,N,O,P None 3.33%
Eagle-Vail MDT
(New Tax)
1% A,B,C,D,E,G,H,K,L,M,N,O,P None 3.33%
Sedgwick County Lodging
(New Tax)
2% None None None


Self-Collected City Tax

City Tax Tax Rate Exempt* Use Tax Service Fee
Black Hawk
(Use Tax Increase)
6% W 6% None
Central City
(Sales Tax Increase)
6% W 6% 3.33%
(Sales/Use Tax Increase)
4.31% W W None


*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 *W = Contact the city
*H = Low-emitting vehicles (over 10,000 lbs.) *Y = Motor vehicles
*K = Renewable Energy Components *Z = Building materials
*L = Beetle wood products