Vision: To be a continually progressive agency that utilizes its human resources and technology capabilities to effectively and efficiently collect taxes owed with the least disruption and burden to taxpayers.
Mission: To promote and facilitate voluntary compliance, strive to ensure fairness, and to collect tax revenue that funds city services.
1. Promote and facilitate voluntary compliance
This is accomplished by administering taxation law so that it is as straightforward and easy as possible for Denver taxpayers to comply with, and by providing taxpayer education and support resources.
2. Strive to ensure fairness
Regardless of a taxpayer’s size, industry or prominence, Denver tax law will be uniformly and equitably applied.
3. Collect tax revenue that funds city services
Fairly and reasonably collect all taxes that are legitimately due.