Tax payments can be dropped off in person at our office in the Courthouse, in the WHITE 24/7 drop box labeled Treasurer located on the East side of the stairs on the Colorado Avenue entrance of the Courthouse, mailed to PO Box 488, Telluride, CO 81435, or paid online at

If you have questions, please call us at 970-728-4451 or e-mail us at

The County Treasurer is responsible for mailing Property Tax Statements 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 appointed in 2021 to serve the remainder of the previous Treasurer's term and will run for re-election in 2022.

The Treasurer also serves as Public Trustee in San Miguel County.

Change of Address Form

If you need to change the mailing address that the Treasurer's Office has on file for you, please use our online, fillable Change of Address form.

Property Tax Work-Off Program for the Elderly and Disabled