Offers a rebate to qualified residents for sales tax paid on food during the previous year. The rebate program runs from August 1 through October 31 each year and is designed to assist low income individuals, families, and seniors who live in Fort Collins.
Qualification for the rebate is based on annual household income according to HUD. Qualified applicants may receive approximately $60 per person in their household.
Other tax rebates are offered for utilities and property or rent paid the previous year for individuals 65 and up or disabled (or someone in the household) and meet income limits.
A Fort Collins resident may qualify only for the food tax rebate, or for all three rebates if they meet criteria.
City of Fort Collins
Call, walk in, or download the application from the website. Applications can be mailed if needed.
Individuals need to provide:
- Proof of income for previous year
- Picture ID
- Proof of rent paid in previous year (only if applying for property tax rebate)
- Proof of disability, when applicable
Applications for the previous rebate year will be available on August 1st of the current year.
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Low-income individuals, families, and seniors who live in Fort Collins.