Colorado State-Local Tax Burden Climbs

Your effective local and state tax rate for living in Colorado is 9.1 percent. The national average is 9.9 percent. Colorado has the 32nd highest tax rate, up nine slots in four years. The total state and local per capita tax amount paid by Coloradoans is $4,104. This information is from the Tax Foundation, which produces an annual state-local tax burden report. You can find it here.