The County Treasurer is responsible for mailing Property Tax Statements to the owner of 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. Janice (Jan) Stout took office in 2007 and will serve through 2018.

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


Tax Statements will be mailed no later than January 31, 2017.
Payment Deadlines:

Full Payment - Due by 5/1/17, US Postmarks by this date are accepted.
Half Payments - First Half Due by February 28, 2017, Second Half Due by June 15, 2017. US Postmarks by these dates are accepted.