221 W. Victory Way, Ste. 230
Craig, CO 81625
Email: Elaine Sullivan
Property taxes are collected during the current year for the prior year. For example, 2004 taxes are due and payable in 2005.
Due dates for tax payment: Full payment is due April 30th (U.S. Postal Service Postmark is accepted) OR half payments are due the last day of February and June 15th with no penalty. Any tax amount less than $25.00 is due in one payment. C.R.S. 39-10-104.5, as amended.
As soon as practical after January 1st each year, the County Treasurer is to mail tax notices, however, failure of any person to receive such statement shall not preclude collection by the treasurer of the amount of taxes due and payable. C.R.S. 39-10-103, as amended.
Delinquent taxes are advertised in October and the Tax Lien Sale held in November for real property Ad Valorem taxes.
Delinquent mobile home taxes are advertised twice, and income producing, personal property taxes are advertised one time in September, in preparation for distraint and sale.
The advertising and other expenses become part of the amounts due by the property owner.
Current taxes may be paid by personal check. Liens may be redeemed by the owner any time prior to the issuing of the treasurer's deed.
Please contact the Treasurer's Office for further information or assistance: (970) 824-9111.
The Public Trustee is responsible for processing Foreclosures and releasing Deeds of Trust.
The following is needed to execute a release of deed of trust:
Please submit to our office the above mentioned documents and fees along with a self addressed envelope and we will execute your release. Also please put a return address on the front of the release form.