The Finance Department accounts for the collection, disbursement and investment of the city funds; administers the accounting, payroll and record systems; issues licenses and does all activities relevant to the City Clerk’s Office as defined in the City Charter and Code.
A Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) is completed yearly.
The Department staff consists of seven people including a Director, who serves as City Clerk, an Administrative Assistant, who serves as Deputy Clerk, a Purchasing Technician, a Sales Tax Analyst, and three Account Clerks.
City Sales Tax
|City of Sterling (paid to Sterling)||3.0%|
|Logan County (paid to Colorado)||1.0%|
|Platte Valley RTA Tax (paid to Colorado)||0.1%|
|State of Colorado (paid to Colorado)||2.9%|
|TOTAL SALES TAX:||7.0%|
Sales Tax Online Application – use this form to electronically submit your application directly to the Finance Department.
Printable Sales Tax Forms are available by clicking the FORMS tab above.