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DR 7118 - Fuel Tax Refund Claim


A claim for refund must be submitted within 12 months after the date of purchase of the fuel. Only one claim may be filed in a calendar quarter. A refund will not be allowed when:

  • the excise tax was not paid,
  • for operating a motor vehicle on public roads, streets or highways, except as provided in C.R.S. 39-27-103(2),
  • the total quantity claimed is less than 20 gallons.¬†