In Colorado, senior citizens who are 65 years of age or older by the year application is made or a person called into military service (pursuant to CRS 39-3.5-101 (1.8)) on January 1 of the year in which the person files a claim may defer (postpone) the payment of their property taxes and special assessment on their residences.
Seniors that were previously approved do not need to reapply.
The Senior Citizen Exemption is available to applicants who:
Are at least 65 years of age prior to January 1 of the year of application,
Owned their home for at least 10 consecutive years prior to January 1, and
Occupied it as their primary residence for at least 10 consecutive years prior to January 1.