Under this program, the state will pay the qualified seniors’ property taxes and hold a lien on the property until the seniors no longer qualify for the program or decide to sell their house. Seniors may apply for this program through the Jefferson County Treasurer’s Office.
Tax Credit for the Elderly & Disabled
The Colorado Department of Revenue offers a tax credit to qualified seniors and the disabled. You may apply for this credit when filing your state income tax return. Contact the department of revenue for more information.
City Tax Credit
Some cities in Jefferson County also offer tax relief. Residents should contact their city clerk to determine whether their city has such a program.