Food Tax Rebate Program
The City of Boulder provides rebates to lower-income residents for the city sales tax they pay on food. Those eligible for the program include low-income seniors aged 62 or older for the entire 2012 calendar year; low-income persons with disabilities; and low-income families with children under 18 years of age in the household for the entire 2012 calendar year. Those seeking a rebate must fill out an application documenting their eligibility.
Applications can be picked up starting March 1, 2013 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, at the West Senior Center, 909 Arapahoe Ave., or can be downloaded here.
Applicants from 2012 for the 2011 rebate will automatically receive an application in the mail.
Applications must be dropped off no later than 4 p.m. Friday, June 28 at the West Senior Center, 909 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder, CO 80302 or postmarked by Saturday, June 29, 2013.
The new rebate amounts are $74 for qualifying individuals and $227 per qualifying family.
Who qualifies for the rebate?
• Seniors 62 or older for the entire year of 2012
What documentation must be provided?
You must provide proof of:
• Residency - you must have resided in the city of Boulder for the entire year of 2012
For more information, call the Food Tax Rebate Program Manager at 303-441-1836.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 February 2013 10:21