Colorado Ballet

Enterprise Zone

Enterprise Zone 

In 1986, the Colorado Legislature created Enterprise Zones as a way to assist businesses and nonprofit organizations located in economically depressed areas throughout the state.  The Enterprise Program makes it possible for Colorado Ballet to receive a 25% state income tax credit on cash contributions of $250 or more. 

What does it take to Obtain an Enterprise Zone Tax Credit?

  •  Donors must make a monetary contribution of $250 or more to Colorado Ballet, either online or by cash, check or credit card, specifically requesting the Enterprise Zone Tax Credit (25%.)  
  • Qualifying in-kind donations of (stock, valued goods) qualify for a 12.5% Enterprise Zone Tax Credit.
  • Donors must have a Colorado state income tax liability to benefit from the Enterprise Zone Tax Credit.
  • Donors must provide their FEIN, SSN or Colorado Account Number to Colorado Ballet.
  • Tax returns must be filed electronically with the Colorado Department of Revenue
  • After a qualifying contribution is received, Colorado Ballet will mail the appropriate paperwork to the donor to support their claim for tax credit. 
Click here to learn more about the Enterprise Zone tax Credit



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