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Public Improvement Fee at Colorado Mills


The City of Lakewood no longer mails Sales Tax and PIF returns effective January 1st, 2016. Please create an online profile via Lakewood Business Pro to print your return forms or to file your returns electronically.     


The Public Improvement Fee (PIF) is collected and used to finance a portion of the public improvements surrounding the Colorado Mills retail center.


The PIF at the Colorado Mills retail center is 1.4% on all sales transactions as defined in the PIF covenant. The PIF is specifically a fee and NOT a tax; therefore, it becomes a part of the overall cost of the sale/service and is subject to sales tax.

Please review the Colorado Mills PIF Brochure for detailed information and examples.


If your event will be held at Colorado Mills Mall, please contact the Public Improvement Fee Section to obtain the correct PIF and tax rate information. 

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