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Hotel/Motel Accommodations Tax

The 3% City of Lakewood hotel/motel accommodations tax must be collected on charges for sleeping rooms-or accommodations-in the City if the occupancy is for a period of less than 30 consecutive days. The 3% hotel/motel accommodations tax is charged in addition to the 3% City sales tax.

The combined rate for hotel/motel accommodations and sales tax is: 10.5%:

  State of Colorado   2.9%
  Jefferson County   0.5%
  RTD (1.0%) + Cultural (0.1%)    1.1%
  City of Lakewood*   3.0%
  City of Lakewood Hotel/Motel Accommodations Tax*   3.0%
  Total Combined Rate 10.5%

*Only sales tax is collected on charges for meeting rooms, exhibition rooms, banquet rooms or other special rooms.

Effective May 2013, accommodations tax is required to be filed online using Lakewood Business Pro.  Click the Lakewood Business Pro Link to register.

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