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.

2015 Tax Roll will be available on December 31st for taxes payable in 2016. The following are the tax deadlines for 2016 payments:
Full Payment:  May 2, 2016
Half Payments:
   First Half:      February 29, 2016
   Second Half: June 15, 2016