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104 Crestone Avenue
P.O. Box 699
Salida, CO 81201

719.539.4016 (Phone)
719.539.8513 (Fax)



Tax Inquiries or tax payments,
contact Treasurers Office:
719.539.6808
dcopper@
chaffeecounty.org

Monday - Friday
8am - 4pm


Chaffee County Assessor Brenda Mosby

REAL PROPERTY NOTICES OF VALUATION TO BE MAILED MAY 1, 2021

For tax years 2021 and 2022, the County Assessor is required by law to appraise all real property at a June 30, 2020 level of value.  This is statutory and unless there is a change in our State Statutes we have no alternative but to use this time frame.

Colorado law requires the County Assessor to hear objections to real property classifications and valuations beginning May 1, 2021.  Objections to the valuation or classification of real property must be filed on-line, or postmarked, delivered or presented in person to the County Assessor no later than June 1, 2021.

Appeals (live by May 1)

SALE BOOKS - Sales ending in Statutory time of June 30, 2020
Residential
   Sales Book 1
   Sales Book 2
   Sales Book 3
   Sales Book 4

Commercial
   Sales Book

Vacant
   Sales Book Subdivision 
   Sales Book Parcel Number

Mobile Home
    Sales Book               

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2020 Abstract of Assessment and Levies for Chaffee County

2019 Abstract of Assessment and Levies for Chaffee County

2018 Abstract of Assessment and Levies for Chaffee County

2017 Abstract of Assessment and Levies for Chaffee County

2016 Abstract of Assessment and Levies for Chaffee County


Personal Property Tax Declarations

    Taxpayer Filing Requirements for Certain Taxable Property 
                                            (Due April 15, 2021)                                 

All persons owning, possessing, or controlling taxable personal property with a  total actual  value greater than $7,900 (per owner, per county) on January 1, 2021, are required to report the personal property to the assessor by April 15, 2021. Personal Property Declaration Schedules have been mailed to every person, business, or company known to own, possess, or control taxable personal property in the county. Non-receipt of a declaration schedule DOES NOT excuse taxpayers from declaring taxable personal property to the assessor. If you have not received a declaration schedule and own personal property with a value greater than $7,900, contact the assessor at 719-539-4016. 

All personal property with a total actual value in excess of $7,900 (per owner, per county) is taxable unless specifically exempt by law. 

Taxable personal property includes: 

      •   All residential household furnishings used to produce income

      •   Equipment, furniture, and machinery used by commercial, industrial, and natural resource operations

      •   Property used in an agribusiness that does not qualify as agricultural pursuant to § 39-1-102(1.6)(a), C.R.S.

      •   Expensed assets with a life greater than one year

      •   Fully depreciated assets still in use

      •   Personal property in storage that is subject to IRS depreciation

      •   Leasehold improvements

Equipment that is licensed as a motor vehicle (SMM plate or Z-Tab) is not reported on the Personal Property Declaration Schedule.

Completed declaration schedules are due April 15, 2021. You may extend the deadline if, prior to April 15, the assessor receives your written request for an extension along with $20 for a 10-day extension, or $40 for a 20-day extension. If you do not meet the April 15 deadline and do not request an extension, a penalty in the amount of $50 or 15% of the taxes due (whichever is less) will be applied to your account.

If you fail to file a declaration schedule, the assessor will establish a taxable value based on the "best information available" and add a penalty of up to 25% of assessed value for any omitted property that is subsequently discovered.

Declarations can be mailed to:
Chaffee County Assessor's Office
P.O. Box 699
Salida, CO  8120

or emailed to

bmosby@chaffeecounty.org

Brenda J. Mosby
Chaffee County Assessor
719.539.4016

Dean Russell
Deputy Assessor / Land Appraiser / GIS
719.539.4016

Rick Roberts
Deputy Assessor/
Commercial Appraiser
719.539.4016

Daren Williams
Residential Appraiser
719.539.4016

Andrea Glovan
Ad Valorem Appraiser/Mobile Homes
719.539.4016

Janie O'Hare
Ad Valorem Appraiser/Property Transfer Specialist
719.539.4016

Alberto Toledo
Field Inspector
719.539.4016

Paul Harford
Agricultural Inspector/Ad
Valorem Appraiser

719.539.4016

Katie Lady
Ad Valorem
Appraiser
719.539.4016

Casey Hibbs
Field Inspector
719.539.4016


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