The County Treasurer is responsible for mailing Property Tax Notices to the owner of the record, collecting property taxes, and disbursing taxes to the taxing authorities (school districts, towns, the county, special districts, etc.). Other duties of the Treasurer include receiving all monies sent to San Miguel County, maintaining correct and proper accounting of all monies, disbursing monies for obligations of the county on the orders of the Board of County Commissioners, and investing all monies until they are needed.
The Treasurer is an elected position with 4-year terms. Brandi R. Hatfield was elected in 2022. Her current term will expire on January 1, 2027.