2. Colorado State Tax Credit Information

2. Colorado State Tax Credit Information

If your home is located in The Old North End National Register Historic District or the North Weber-Wahsatch National Register Historic District and you are planning a restoration or rehabilitation project, the State Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation (OAHP) administers and provides guidance on available tax credits. Several resources are available under the Preservation Tax Credits section at that site including the following two key documents:


Preservation Tax Credits

Colorado Historic Preservation Tax Credit Information This document provides need-to-know information regarding eligibility, allowable costs, procedures, fees and FAQs.

Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Rehabilitation A one page document describing the required standards for rehabilitation.

For more information, please contact the OAHP at (303) 866-3395 or oahp@state.co.us.

A case study of working with tax credits.

Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop – Held May 14, 2016 at First Lutheran Church – 1515 N. Cascade Ave. The below recap is from a 2016 workshop, but the tax credit terms and conditions referenced are expected to be applicable until the end of 2019. (Note:  changes to federal tax law may affect historic tax credits.)  This workshop included the following topics and a PDF file is linked for each:

Return to Historic Neighborhood Guidance

Rev4 May 2016

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