Tax Information and Resources

City Taxes
Jefferson County Taxes and Tax Rates
  • Property Tax 
    The Jefferson County Assessor determines the actual market value of your property, the Colorado Legislature sets the assessment percentage, and the taxing agencies set the mill levies. The current assessment percentage is 29% with a mill levy of 83.762. The City of Wheat Ridge maintains the lowest property tax rate in the Denver Metro Area with a mill levy of just 1.806. Questions regarding property tax should be addressed to the Jefferson County Assessor at (303) 271-8330. 

  • Sales Tax
    The following sales tax rates may be subject to change per the respective jurisdiction. Please contact the jurisdiction for the latest information.
     
    City
    State Tax
    City Tax
    County Tax
    RTD / Cultural Stadium Tax
    Total
    Arvada 2.9
    3.46
    0.5
    1.1
    8.05%
    Edgewater 2.9
    3.5
    0.5
    1.1
    8.0%
    Golden 2.9
    3.0
    0.5
    1.1
    7.5%
    Lakeside 2.9
    1.6
    0.5
    1.1
    6.1%
    Lakewood 2.9
    3.0
    0.5
    1.1
    7.5%
    Littleton 2.9
    3.0
    0.5
    1.1
    7.5%
    Morrison 2.9
    3.0
    0.5
    1.1
    7.5%
    Mountain View 2.9
    4.0
    0.5
    1.1
    8.5%
    Superior 2.9
    3.46
    0.5
    1.1
    8.05%
    Westminster 2.9
    3.85
    0.5
    1.1
    8.44%
    Wheat Ridge 2.9
    3.0
    0.5
    1.1
    7.5%
    Unincorporated Jefferson County 2.9
    0.0
    0.5
    1.1
    4.5%
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