Colorado State Budget Department in Denver Colorado

Address and phone number for Colorado State Budget Department, a Budget Department, at 14th Avenue, Denver CO.

Colorado State Budget Department
200 14th Avenue, Denver, Colorado, 80203

About the Colorado State Budget Department

The Colorado State Budget Department, located in Denver, CO, oversees the development, implementation, and monitoring of the annual budget in Denver. The Budget Department prepares multi-year capital improvement plans, long-range financial forecasts, and general government budget planning information. These resources support Denver policy makers when making decisions on the most efficient and effective use of resources. The Budget Department also provides information on the Denver government financial health, operating budgets, and budget planning.

You may contact the Budget Department for questions about:
  • Denver government budget planning
  • Local government resources and financial management
  • Denver operating budgets
  • Government financial health and forecasts
  • Denver property taxes
Denver Government Performance

The Budget Department monitors the financial performance of the Denver government. As part of this responsibility, the Budget Department looks for ways to improve operational efficiency and the effectiveness of Denver government programs and services. The Budget Department also coordinates the development of government financial performance measures and performance management systems. In addition to reviewing past financial performance, the Budget Department projects the likely financial impact of proposed policies, rules, and programs. Denver policy makers rely on Budget Department reports to decide whether to adopt or modify a proposal.

Financial Reports for Denver

In Denver, the Budget Department coordinates the implementation of approved budgets, and throughout the fiscal year they monitor government revenues and expenditures. The Budget Department prepares regular financial reports on the Denver government, which list the status of revenues and expenditures. Policy makers in Denver rely on these financial reports, which are also available to the general public. These reports note any deviations from the approved budget and make recommendations for corrective action. In addition to monthly or quarterly financial reports, the Budget Department creates an annual report.

Denver Budget Process

The budget process in Denver involves multiple government agencies and policy makers. The Denver Budget Office, in consultation with the chief executive, establishes budgetary priorities and guidelines each fiscal year. The Budget Department works with other government departments to formulate budget requests and oversee the preparation of revenue estimates, which include any adjustments to tax rates. The Budget Department then creates a proposed budget, which the Denver finance committee and city council review, modify, and approve.

Contact the Colorado State Budget Department

You may contact the Colorado State Budget Department by calling 303-866-2061, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Colorado State Budget Department, 200 14th Avenue, Denver, Colorado, 80203.

Map of Colorado State Budget Department in Denver Colorado

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