Sales Tax & Licensing

Sales Tax and Licensing is responsible for business licensing, sales tax administration and revenue collection. Sales and Use Tax regulations are found in the Windsor Municipal Code Chapter 4 - Revenue and Finance, Article III - Sales and Use Tax.
  • Business Licensing Administration - Facilitates the process and approval of new business license applications and annual license renewal; including compliance, remittance processes, customer service, and information.
  • Sales Tax Administration – Facilitates the process of sales tax collection from design of forms, remittance processes, customer service, and information.
  • Revenue Collection – Responsible for sales tax compliance and collection through vendor education, field audits, and legal proceedings.

The Town of Windsor lies within two taxing districts - Weld County and Larimer County. To locate a street address within those counties, see Windsor Information and Navigation Gateway (WING).

The Town of Windsor sales tax rate is currently 3.95% regardless which county the Windsor address is located in. The Windsor sales tax rate is in addition to State of Colorado and Larimer County sales tax. Weld County currently has no sales tax. Larimer County and State of Colorado sales and use tax rates can be found online or by calling (970) 494-9805.

New Business and Sales Tax License Application

 All new business MUST fill out a New Business & Sales Tax License Application. (Windsor Municipal Code Sec. 4-3-310, and Sec. 6-3-20)

Mobile Food Vending Application 

(Windsor Municipal Code Sec 16-10-110)

Special Event License Application

 (Windsor Municipal Code Sec. 4-3-340)

Visit the Special Events page for complete information regarding special events in Windsor.


(Windsor Municipal Code Sec. 4-3-510)

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