Due to COVID-19, the county buildings are closed to the public at this time. Tax payments can be dropped off in our white 24/7 drop off 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 https://onlinepayments.sanmiguelcountyco.gov/treasurer/web/
If you have questions please call us at 970-728-4451 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.