Colorado – Denver Tax to Boost College Opportunities

SALT Report 3731 – Backers of a proposed Denver sales tax meant to offset some of the costs for college students say the measure is an important investment that will ultimately create a stronger workforce but others say its outside Continue reading Colorado – Denver Tax to Boost College Opportunities

Colorado – Marijuana Taxes Go Up In Smoke For One Day In Colorado

Due to a technical legal glitch Colorado is running a Marijuana sales tax holiday on September 16, 2015. Forbes.com by Robert Wood “It isn’t April 20, but Colorado is staging its own version of pot day. It sounds odd, but the Continue reading Colorado – Marijuana Taxes Go Up In Smoke For One Day In Colorado

Colorado – Scams Regarding State Taxes

SALT Report 3698 – The Colorado Department of Revenue would like to alert taxpayers of a possible telephone scam from a party fraudulently representing themselves as the Colorado Department of Revenue. We do not contact taxpayers over the telephone and Continue reading Colorado – Scams Regarding State Taxes

Colorado – Boulder marijuana sales tax revenues on the rise

“But when it comes to marijuana, the percentage leaps are more spectacular. Together, medical and recreational marijuana make up 2.21 percent of the sales tax revenue collected by the city. That’s a total for this year through May of $1,932,108.” Continue reading Colorado – Boulder marijuana sales tax revenues on the rise

Colorado – Marijuana Sales Tax Holiday

Salt Report 3674 – Due to an obscure provision in the Colorado Taxpayer Bill of Rights, Colorado will be offering a one-time sales tax holiday for marijuana. This one time holiday will be held on September 16, 2015. Further Information: Continue reading Colorado – Marijuana Sales Tax Holiday

Colorado – New Sales and Use Tax Rates

Salt Report 3670 – The Colorado Department of Revenue has released a list of updated sales and use tax rates effective July 1, 2015. To see the full list, please follow the link below. Further Information: Sales Tax Rates   Continue reading Colorado – New Sales and Use Tax Rates

Colorado – Sales Tax on Home or Vacation Rentals Less Than 30 Days

Salt Report 3617 – Short-Term lodging units for less than 30 consecutive days are taxable. Further Information: Sales Tax on Home or Vacation Rentals April 24, 2015 FYI Sales11 Sales Taxes Due on Unit Rentals of Hotels, Motelsm, Bed-and-Breakfasts, Condominiums and Continue reading Colorado – Sales Tax on Home or Vacation Rentals Less Than 30 Days

Colorado – Tax Scam Preventative Measures

Salt Report 3594 – The Colorado Department of Revenue has identified an increase in potentially fraudulent activity on individual income tax returns. CDOR is closely monitoring income tax filings and diligently working with other states and industry members to ensure Continue reading Colorado – Tax Scam Preventative Measures

Colorado – Potential Telephone and Email Scams Regarding State Taxes

Salt Report 3564 -The Colorado Department of Revenue would like to alert taxpayers of a possible telephone scam from a party fraudulently representing themselves as the Colorado Department of Revenue. The caller may identify themselves as “State Tax Investigation Department.” Continue reading Colorado – Potential Telephone and Email Scams Regarding State Taxes

Colorado – Sales Tax on Recreational Marijuana in the First Year

Salt Report 3562 – The release of December sales taxes gave Colorado its first full calendar year of the taxes from recreational pot sales, which began Jan. 1, 2014. In the first year of recreational marijuana sales, Colorado collected $43,887,483 Continue reading Colorado – Sales Tax on Recreational Marijuana in the First Year