See Marshall Fire Recovery or call 303-413-7730 for assistance, resources and information on the Marshall Fire.

County offices are closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Jan. 17. Public safety services continue on a regular schedule and the DAC is open.

Senior Tax Worker Program

Senior Tax Worker Program

The Senior Tax Worker Program is an opportunity for seniors 60 years or older to earn money equivalent to the Boulder County-designated portion of their property taxes up to $1,000.* Seniors must own property in Boulder County and live at the location where the taxes are due.

Apply Online

The 2022 application deadline is July 15.

Note: Due to ongoing concerns surrounding the transmission of COVID-19, all Boulder County employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit proof of vaccination or an approved reasonable accommodation prior to starting work. Also, due to the ongoing pandemic, open positions for senior tax workers may be limited.

How the Program Works

Senior property owners are hired as temporary workers for the county earning $12.32 per hour. Participants are eligible to earn between $240 and $1,000, based on the Boulder County portion of their property tax bill.

The Commissioners’ Office and the hiring department each contribute to the salary. The tax worker receives a monthly paycheck for all hours worked. Social Security and Public Employee Retirement Association (PERA) are deducted from this monthly paycheck. Wages earned are paid directly to the senior tax worker; all participants in the program are still responsible for paying their property taxes by the due date(s).

View a brochure with other programs for seniors in English or Spanish.

Contact Us

Commissioners’ Office

303-441-3500
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Location

Commissioners’ Office
Boulder County Courthouse
Third Floor
1325 Pearl Street
Boulder, CO 80302
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Hours: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. M-F

Mailing Address

PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80306