SIERRA COUNTY GOVERNMENT

Treasurer

100 N. Date
Suite 13
Truth or Consequences, NM 87901
Hours: Monday-Friday  8am-5pm

Candace Chavez
Chief Deputy Treasurer
575-894-3524
cchavez@sierraco.org

Cristina Brassell
Clerk I
575-894-3524
cbrassell@sierraco.org

Josie Montoya
Clerk II
575-894-3524
jmontoya@sierraco.org

Janet Godfrey
Clerk II
575-894-3524
jgodfrey@sierraco.org

Treasurer

Terri Copsin
County Treasurer
575-894-3524 ext. 225
tcopsin@sierraco.org

Ms. Copsin was elected County Treasurer in 2012 and took office in 2013.

Tax Payment Online

The Sierra County Treasurer is ex-officio county collector for all county revenues which are distributed by the Treasurer. Major revenues consist of property and other taxes, fees, licenses and revenues from the state and federal government.

The Sierra County Treasurer is elected for a four year term at each general election.

The Treasurer accounts for:

  • -  Monies received and disbursed
  • -  Checks drawn and paid
  • -  Records pertaining to the Treasurer's office

****NOTICE TO****
SIERRA COUNTY PROPERTY OWNERS
2017 PROPERTY TAXES ARE DELINQUENT

ACCORDING TO N.M STATE STATUTE 7-38-83,
TIMELINESS-B. ALL ACTS REQUIRED
OR PERMITTED TO BE DONE BY MAIL
ARE TO BE POSTMARKED ON THE REQUIRED DATE,
CONTACT SIERRA COUNTY TREASURERS OFFICE
AT 575-894-3524
FOR ANY ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS.

NOTICE TO SIERRA COUNTY: If you have delinquent taxes from 2015, you need to pay 2015 in full before June 10th 2018. On July 1st 2018, the Delinquent Property List will be sent to the State of New Mexico Property Tax Division for auction. 

New Mexico is a self rendering state; PROPERTY TAXES ARE THE PERSONAL OBLIGATION OF THE PERSON OWNING THE PROPERTY. It is the tax payer’s responsibility to pay taxes even if they did not receive a tax bill.

LODGERS TAX: The Treasurer’s office sends letters and invoices in January for the full year.

Use the "Pay Online" button to pay your taxes online any time with a credit or debit card, or through your checking account. Online payments are secure.

You can enter your 7-digit Owner ID # in the payment screen and see the exact amount due, however you do not have to pay online. You can send a check with the correct amount due.

Click to Pay online

Fees:
Credit Cards: 2.4%
Visa Debit Card: $3.95
E-check: $1.50

Call 1-866-636-3767 to pay by phone.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Current Employment Opportunities

Sierra County is an equal opportunity employer.

 

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