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File #: 17-0528    Version: 1
Type: Bill Status: Passed
File created: 5/1/2017 In control: Finance & Governance Committee
On agenda: 6/19/2017 Final action:
Title: A bill for an ordinance amending the definitions in Articles I, II, and III of Chapter 53 (Taxation and Miscellaneous Revenue) of the Denver Revised Municipal Code to adopt standardized definitions developed and recommended by the Colorado Municipal League. Amends Chapter 53 of the Denver Revised Municipal Code to standardize multiple definitions for sales and use taxation per the recommendations of a home rule working group convened by the Colorado Municipal League. The Committee approved filing this bill at its meeting on 5-16-17.
Attachments: 1. BR17 0528 Sales & Use Tax Definitions Language, 2. BR17 0528 Sales & Use Tax Definitions Request, 3. F&G Std Def Ordinance Presentation.pps, 4. Final 17-0528_BillforOrdinance_AmendDefinitionsArticleI,II,III_052517_CTS.pdf, 5. 17-0528 BillforOrdinance_AmendDefinitionsArticleI,II,III_052517_CTS.docx.pdf, 6. 17-0528 Filed Bill - Tax Definition
Other/Miscellaneous Request Template (Appointments; ROW; Code Changes; Zoning Action, etc.)

Date Submitted: 05-02-17

Requesting Agency: Finance
Division: Treasury

Subject Matter Expert Name: Steve Ellington/Don Korte
Email Address: steve.ellington@denvergov.org/don.korte@denvergov.org
Phone Number: 720-913-9384/720-913-9339

Item Title & Description:
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A bill for an ordinance amending the definitions in Articles I, II, and III of Chapter 53 (Taxation and Miscellaneous Revenue) of the Denver Revised Municipal Code to adopt standardized definitions developed and recommended by the Colorado Municipal League.
Amends Chapter 53 of the Denver Revised Municipal Code to standardize multiple definitions for sales and use taxation per the recommendations of a home rule working group convened by the Colorado Municipal League. The Committee approved filing this bill at its meeting on 5-16-17.
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Affected Council District(s) or citywide? Citywide

Executive Summary with Rationale and Impact:
Detailed description of the item and why we are doing it. This can be a separate attachment.
In 1992, home rule municipalities in conjunction with Colorado Municipal Leage created a set of "standardized definitions" in an effort to simplify the administration of sales and use tax for the business community.

Over the last 25 years most of the definitions remain consistent, but with the development of new technologies some definitions have been altered and/or new definitions have been created to fit the current envir...

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