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Denver Voters Reject College Affordability Sales Tax


 Denver voters say no to raising sales tax for affordable college.

On November 3, 2015, the people of Denver, Colorado, rejected the College Affordability Sales Tax (Measure 2A). Had it been approved, it would have increased Denver sales tax by 0.08% (total rate 7.73%) and generated approximately $10.6 million annually for programs that make college more affordable for Denver students.

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Gail Cole
Avalara Author
Gail Cole
Gail Cole
Avalara Author Gail Cole
Gail began researching and writing about sales tax in 2012 and has been fascinated with it ever since. She has a penchant for uncovering unusual tax facts, and endeavors to make complex sales tax laws more digestible for both experts and laypeople.