Rosemary M. Murphy
Treasurer - Public Trustee
Lori L. Smith
Chief Deputy Treasurer - Public Trustee
Ph: (970) 249-3565
Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
320 South First Street Room 106
Montrose, CO 81401
P.O. Box 609
Montrose, CO 81402
Welcome to the website of the Office of Treasurer and Public Trustee. This office is responsible for the collecting of property taxes and distributing the tax money to the entities each month. We are the bank for the county, all county money flows through this office. The foreclosures and releases of deeds of trust are the responsibility of the Public Trustee.
The staff of this office offers excellent customer service and we are available to assist you Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Please call 970 249-3565 or EMAIL.
Senior Property Tax Exemption
Veteran Property Tax Exemption
Please contact the Assessor's Office at 970-249-3753
NOTICE TO AN OWNER IN FORECLOSURE:
If your property goes to foreclosure auction sale and is purchased for more than the total owed to the lender and to all other lien holders, please contact the public trustee’s office after the sale because you may have funds due to you. C.R.S. 38-38-111 (2.5) (a).