Food Tax Refund Program

Town of Estes Park offers food tax refunds to qualified residents during May 2022

Each year, the Town of Estes Park offers refunds of sales tax paid on food items to qualified residents. Applicants must have lived within the boundaries of the Estes Valley Recreation and Park District during the entire 12 months of 2021. Applicants should be resident families with dependent children under the age of 18 in 2021; residents who are disabled and received disability income in 2021; or, residents who were at least 65 years of age in 2021. Income qualifications and complete details are available at www.estes.org/finance.

Food tax refund applications are available in the vestibule outside the Police Department entrance at Town Hall, 170 MacGregor Avenue, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, and at www.estes.org/finance.  Applications will be accepted through May 31, 2022. Along with the completed application, certain applicants must provide copies of proof of residency and income, and any other required documents. The requirements are explained in the application.

Notice of Process Change. The streamlined application process used in 2020 and 2021 during the pandemic has been rescinded. The application process for 2022 has reverted to the standard process as explained in the 2022 application.

2021 Gross Income

Household Size and Refund Amount

1

2

3

4

5+

Up to $33,600

$100 (For Elderly and Disabled Single Household)

$150

$200

$250

$300

Up to $38,400

$150

$200

$250

$300

Up to $43,200

$200

$250

$300

Up to $47,950

$250

$300

Up to $51,800

$300

 

2022 Food Tax Refund - APPLICATION GUIDELINES AND FORMS

2022 Food Tax Refund - Lawful Presence Affidavit

2022 Income Release For-Larimer County Human Services

2022 Food Tax Refund - Press Release