Admission Tax License - Formatting - Short

Admission Tax License - Formatting - Short


If you are hosting a public event and charging a fee in Northglenn, you must have an Admission Tax License.

Some examples of events include:

  • Movies
  • Plays
  • Concerts
  • Sporting events
  • Exhibitions

Rules or Regulations

You must collect and submit a 3 percent admission tax to the city. “Cover charges” or “door charges” also qualify as admission charges and are subject to the tax.

If you have a city Sales and Use Tax License, you can report the admission tax with your normal sales tax reporting.


  1. 1. Fill out the Admission Tax License Application.
  2. 2. Return it to the City Clerk's Office, 11701 Community Center Drive, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays.


It is free.


You do not need to renew.

Frequently Asked Questions

Related Information


City Clerk's Office
P: 303.450.8755
F: 303.450.8798

City of Northglenn
11701 Community Center Drive
Northglenn, CO 80233