Resources from the August 12, 2019 Death and Taxes event:

  • Event Program – CLICK HERE
    The event program lists background information on our speakers.
  • This event was recorded we expect the videos to be available the week of August 19th

PowerPoint Presentations from the Event:

  • Introduction to Death & Taxes – CLICK HERE
    Presented by Bob Brocker, President of Colorado Senior Lobby
  • Growing Forward – Population & Economic Trends in Colorado – CLICK HERE
    Presented by Elizabeth Garner – State Demographer, Colorado Department of Local Affairs
  • Senior Property Tax Exemption – Is it working as intended? – CLICK HERE
    Presented by Chris Kennedy – State Representative District 23
  • Crash Course on Taxes and Colorado’s Budget – CLICK HERE
    Presented by Chris Stiffler – Senior Economist at the Colorado Fiscal Institute
  • Overview of Colorado’s unique state budget laws and How They Impact YOU – Coming Soon
    Presented by Carol Hedges – Executive Director, Colorado Fiscal Institute

Learn more about our event sponsors – See below


Want to learn more about the areas we discussed at the Death and Taxes event on August 12, 2019? Use these links.

If you want to share or bookmark this page, the link to this web page is:
https://www.coloradoseniorlobby.org/news_from_csl/death-taxes-resources/

COLORADO DEMOGRAPHICS:
https://demography.dola.colorado.gov/

POPULATION DATA:
https://demography.dola.colorado.gov/population/data/profile-regions/

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE SENIOR PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION:
https://www.coloradoseniorlobby.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/history_of_senior_property_tax_exemption_11092016.pdf

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE GALLAGHER AMENDMENT:
Here are links that provide excellent information:

This is a short, and very informative, video.
https://www.coloradofiscal.org/video-library/
Source: https://www.coloradofiscal.org/

A very well-written paper that explains everything you need to know about Gallagher.
https://www.coloradoseniorlobby.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/whitepaper-Gallagher-Amendment.pdf
Source: http://buildingabettercolorado.org/

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT TABOR:
https://www.coloradoseniorlobby.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/TABOR-Whitepaper-V2-1.pdf
Source: http://buildingabettercolorado.org/

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT AMENDMENT 23:
http://buildingabettercolorado.org/understanding-amendment-23/
Source: http://buildingabettercolorado.org/

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT HOW OUR STATE BUDGET WORKS:
https://www.coloradofiscal.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Colorado-Fiscal-Institutes-Budget-Basics-2018.pdf
Source: https://www.coloradofiscal.org/

DOCUMENTS FROM COLORADO LEGISLATIVE SERVICES:

To learn more about Colorado’s State Taxes and how they are collected:
https://www.coloradoseniorlobby.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Tax-Basics-2018.pdf
Source: https://www.coloradofiscal.org

To learn more on TABOR and related Amendments from Pro-Tabor Advocates:
https://coloradorisingaction.org/about-us/
Source: https://coloradorisingaction.org

http://thetaborfoundation.org/what-is-tabor/
Source: http://thetaborfoundation.org

DOCUMENTS FROM COLORADO LEGISLATIVE SERVICES:

Legislative Council Staff Memo – Interested Persons in Regard to Tabor:
https://www.coloradoseniorlobby.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/interested_persons_memo_regarding_tabor.pdf

Legislative Council Staff Memo – Understanding the State Budget: The Big Picture:
https://www.coloradoseniorlobby.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/understanding_the_state_budget_information.pdf


Thank you to our sponsors

A Little Help
We value the opportunity for older adults to remain an integral part of our community, to live in the homes they have come to love, and to maintain the network of friends and neighbors they have developed over the years. The willingness of our neighbors to volunteer their time and expertise in support of the mission of the organization helps make this possible.
Website: https://www.alittlehelp.org/

AARP Colorado
Keeping Coloradans informed, engaged and active.
Website: https://states.aarp.org/colorado/

Colorado Access
We are a local, nonprofit health care company, and we’ve been caring for the health of Coloradans for more than 20 years.
Website: https://www.coaccess.com/

Denver Regional Council of Governments – DRCOG
With more than 40 years’ experience as the designated Area Agency on Aging (AAA) for the eight-county region, the Denver Regional Council of Government plans and provides comprehensive services to address the needs of the region’s population of older adults and people living with disabilities.
Website: https://drcog.org/programs/area-agency-aging

My PrimeTime News
Visit the website to find local news and events for older adults. Newspapers are printed monthly and distributed at locations around the greater Denver metro area and near suburbs.
Website: https://www.myprimetimenews.com/


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