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Sales Tax

Contact Information

  •   Dept Head: Tiana J. Smith
  •   215 North Mason Street
    Fort Collins, CO 80524
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  •   970.221.6780
  •   8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (M-F, except for holidays)

Current Sales Tax Rates

The Larimer County tax rate will increase from .60% to .65% effective January 1, 2015. Please refer to Larimer County for additional information at http://www.larimer.org/finance/salestax.htm

Tax Rates effective January 1, 2015:
State of Colorado 2.9%  
Larimer County 0.65%  
City of Fort Collins 3.85%  
Total Sales Tax   7.40%
Fort Collins Lodging Tax (in addition to above) 3.0%  
Total Accommodations Tax   10.40%
Fort Collins Tax on Food For Home Consumption
(contact State of Colorado regarding taxability)
2.25%  
Total Food Tax    2.25%
Tax Rates effective July 1, 2012 through December 31, 2014:
State of Colorado 2.9%  
Larimer County 0.60%  
City of Fort Collins 3.85%  
Total Sales Tax   7.35%
Fort Collins Lodging Tax (in addition to above) 3.0%  
Total Accommodations Tax   10.35%
Fort Collins Tax on Food For Home Consumption
(contact State of Colorado regarding taxability)
2.25%  
Total Food Tax   2.25%

Please refer to the State of Colorado form number DR1002 (PDF) for rates for other jurisdictions.

Tax Charts

Current Use Tax Rates

The City of Fort Collins use tax rate is 3.85%. Please contact the State and County regarding use tax for those jurisdictions.