Tax Rates

Sales Tax

City of Golden 3.0%

State of Colorado 4.0%*

Jefferson County 0.5%

Combined Rate 7.5% 

Use Tax

City of Golden 3.0%

State of Colorado 4.0%*

Combined Rate 7.0%

*The State of Colorado Rate

State of Colorado 2.9%

RTD 1.0%

Cultural Facilities 0.1%

Combined Rate 4.0%

 

Note: All payments of City tax should be made directly to the City of Golden. State and County taxes are collected by the State of Colorado.

COG Mesa

 Golden was named after Thomas L. Golden,
a gold prospector who arrived in Jefferson County in 1858.

Additional Resources

City of Golden, Colorado
COG Mesa