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Blank Sales Tax Returns will no longer be mailed after September 2019. Tax returns can be filed online by clicking the link below.

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Current City Sales & Use Tax Rate:

Current sales & use tax rate (effective January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2020) in Colorado Springs, CO is 8.25%, broken out as follows:

  • 3.12% City of Colorado Springs (self collected)
  • 2.9% State of Colorado (state collected)
  • 1.23% El Paso County (state collected)
  • 1.0% PPRTA (state collected)

Effective January 1, 2021, the City of Colorado Springs sales and use tax rate will decrease from 3.12% to 3.07% for all transactions occurring on or after that date. The combined amount will be 8.20%, broken out as follows:

  • 3.07% City of Colorado Springs (self collected)
  • 2.9% State of Colorado (state collected)
  • 1.23% El Paso County (state collected)
  • 1.0% PPRTA (state collected)
Sales Tax Payment:
City of Colorado Springs / Sales Tax
Department 2408
Denver, CO 80256-0001
Construction Payments / Correspondence:
City of Colorado Springs / Sales Tax
PO Box 1575, MC 225
Colorado Springs, CO 80901-1575
Office Location (8am-5pm, M-F)
northwest corner of Colorado and Nevada, downtown Colorado Springs
City of Colorado Springs / Sales Tax Office
30 S Nevada Avenue, Suite 203
Colorado Springs, CO 80903