sheryl l. hewlett, Treasurer

The Treasurer’s office is responsible for mailing property tax notices, collecting and distributing property tax collections to taxing entities (schools, towns, fire departments, library district, special districts).  The Treasurer’s office is also responsible for receiving and receipting all money due the county from the various county departments which includes, keeping accurate and detailed records of all monies received or disbursed.

property tax deadlines

  •  First half payment due on February 28
  • Second half payment due on June 15
  • Third option is to pay in full by April 30

Please note: If one of the deadlines falls on a Friday/Holiday when we are closed, you have the next business day to submit payment.  We accept postmarks on current year taxes not on tax liens.

Property Tax Deferrals

For instructions regarding the Property Tax Deferral Program please go to the Colorado Treasurer Association web site select County Treasurers/CCTA Forms/Tax Deferral and Instructions.  The forms are on that web site as well; however, they are also downloaded on the Elbert County Treasurer web site under Treasurer Forms.