Please remember that you must claim the state sales tax refund (TABOR refund) when filing your state income tax return. If you claimed a 2023 refund, the TABOR refund will be combined and issued out with your refund. Unlike the 2022 Colorado cashback, no separate check will be issued. 


DR 1465 - Retail Food Establishment Computation Worksheet for Sales Tax Deduction for Gas and/or Electricity


Follow the directions in the DR 1465 to determine which calculation method applies to your business. Enter the deduction calculated on line 3 of method 1 or method 2 on the DR 0100 Colorado Retail Sales Tax Return, Schedule A, line 9. If filing by paper, attach a copy of the DR 1465 to your DR 0100. If filing electronically, send a copy of the completed DR 1465 by email to and the form will be attached to your account.