Sales Tax Rates

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. Click on "View Sales Rates and Taxes" under "Additional Services." Then choose "View Local Sales Tax Rates."

Sales Tax Rate Changes Effective July 1, 2017
Updated: June 30, 2017

Sales Tax Tax Rate Exempt* Use Tax Service Fee
State Sales
(New Exemption)
2.9% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q 2.9% 3.33%
Retail Marijuana
(New Tax Rate)
15% None None None


County Tax
Tax Rate
Use Tax
Service Fee
Boulder County LID
(New Exemption)
Special District Tax Rate Exempt* Use Tax Service Fee
(New Exemption)
1% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q 1%


(New Exemption)

0.1% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q 0.1% 3.33%
Gunnison Valley RTA
(New Exemption)
1% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q None None
Pikes Peak RTA
(New Exemption)
1% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q 1% None
Roaring Fork RTA
Basalt & New Castle
(New Exemption)
0.8% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q 0.8% None
Roaring Fork RTA
Carbondale & Glenwood Springs
(New Exemption)
1% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q 1%


Roaring Fork RTA
Aspen, Snowmass Village & unincorporated Pitkin County
(New Exemption)
0.4% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q 0.4% None
Roaring Fork RTA
Area of unincorporated El Jebel and outside of Carbondale
(New Exemption)
0.6% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q 0.6% None
San Miguel Authority for Regional Transportation
(New Exemption)
0.25% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q None None
South Platte Valley RTA
(New Exemption)
0.1% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q 0.1% None
Summit Combined Housing Authority
(New Exemption)
0.725% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q 0.125% Y 3.33%
Aspen Park MDT 
(New Exemption)
0.5% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q None 3.33%
Bachelor Gulch MDT
(New Exemption)
5% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q None 3.33%
Edwards MDT
(New Exemption)
1% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q None 3.33%
Southwest Plaza MDT
(New Exemption)
1.5% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q None 3.33%
Two Rivers MDT
(New Exemption)
4% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q None 3.33%
Montezuma Hospital District
(New Exemption)
0.4% A-B-C-D-E-G-H-K-L-M-N-O-P-Q 0.4% Y-Z 3.33%


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