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Colorado 2016 Revenue Lost to Tax Abatement Programs


Population in 2016 : 498,249
Total Revenue Lost: 
$178,085,569

Concerned about the lack of disclosure? We have created institutional schematics for the implementation of GASB Statement No. 77 on Tax Abatement Disclosures in the 50 states and DC: Learn who's in charge of compliance in our ROADMAP PROJECT. You can also get a CSV file of the localities in CO that did not make any tax abatement disclosures in their annual financial reports.

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State-level programs

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Program Name Program Type Revenue Loss
$0
TABULATED STATE-LEVEL TOTAL $0

Tabulated localities and districts

Click on the name of jurisdiction for a list of tax abatement programs that reduced its tax revenue.

Reporting Jurisdiction Jurisdiction Type Gross Revenue Loss
Adams County County $92,850
Arapahoe County County $41,989
Eagle County County $0
Jefferson County County $407,750
Mesa County County $11,841
Pueblo County County $6,776,024
Weld County County $12,489,201
Arvada Municipality $8,515,700
Aurora Municipality $0
Avon Municipality $4,208,287
Boulder Municipality $395,574
Colorado Springs Municipality $1,063,075
Denver Municipality $107,244,000
Fort Collins Municipality $2,079,357
Golden Municipality $353,165
Granby Municipality $0
Grand Junction Municipality $1,565,227
Greeley Municipality $1,942,987
Greenwood Village Municipality $367,470
Lakewood Municipality $3,727,025
Longmont Municipality $167,752
Loveland Municipality $355,445
Pueblo Municipality $2,255,548
Rifle Municipality $0
Steamboat Springs Municipality $1,680,361
Sterling Municipality $756,000
Thornton Municipality $6,746,108
Westminster Municipality $14,197,335
Wheat Ridge Municipality $645,498
TABULATED LOCALITY AND DISTRICT TOTAL $178,085,569

Local government reporting rate

We estimated the reporting rate among local governments for each state using 2018 and 2019 data. This is to gauge how much data is available in that state.

For Colorado, the estimated reporting rate is as follows:

Cities/counties: 28 out of 68 CAFRs or financial statements we examined provided information on tax abatement programs in accordance with GASB Statement No.77.

School districts: 0 out of 86 CAFRs or financial statements we examined provided information on tax abatement programs in accordance with GASB Statement No.77.