- Expiration:1 yr from issue date
- Wine: $.0733/liter
- Wine Development Fee: $.01/liter
Limits per Winery
- Excise Tax: Monthly by the 20th
- Record Retention: At least 3 years
- ONLY wines produced or bottled by the permittee may be sold and shipped to consumers
A winery must obtain a direct shipping permit prior to shipping on-site and off-site sales to Colorado consumers. As of July 1, 2017, the permit fee is $100 per year.
- The grace period the DOR extended to out-of-state retailers to comply with the new sales tax rules ends May 31, 2019. Wineries that have $100,000 or more of gross sales delivered in Colorado in the previous or current calendar year must collect and remit Colorado sales tax beginning June 1, 2019.
- All packages delivered to Colorado residents must be clearly and conspicuously labeled: that the contents are wine products and that the package may only be delivered to persons who are 21 years of age or older.
States Enforce DTC RulesFebruary 6, 2020
The continued growth of the direct-to-consumer (DTC) sales channel means that states will continue to make DTC shipping laws a priority for enforcement in 2020. An increasing number of states are investigating DTC shipments and conducting compliance checks on direct shipper permit holders and common carriers. Wineries that ship directly to consumers outside of California … Read More ⟶
Liquor & Tobacco Enforcement Division
1697 Cole Boulevard, Suite 200
Lakewood, CO 80401
Phone: (303) 205-2300
Fax: (303) 866-2428
PO Box 17087
Denver, CO 80217
Phone: (303) 238-7378