Rio arriba County Treasurer's Office


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Responsibilities of The Treasurer's Office

The Treasurer's Office is responsible for all monies received and disbursed for the county and state agent for licenses as put for by laws.

In addition to collecting taxes, the County Treasurer is responsible for making distributions to the statutory beneficiaries of the county which include Chama Valley Schools, Dulce Independent Schools, Espanola Public Schools , Jemez Mountain Schools, Penasco Independent Schools, East Rio Arriba Soil and Water Conservation District, Upper Chama Soil and Water Conservation District, Cuba Soil and Water Conservation District, Upper Rio Grande Water Shed, Presbyterian Espanola Hospital, City of Espanola and The Village of Chama


Misson Statement

Serving the residents of Rio Arriba County in a courteous, professional, and efficient manner is priority.  We recognize our responsibility to meet the needs of the communities we serve and will continue to search for innovative ways to further improve the service our customers expect and deserve. Our staff will continue to carry out their duties with the utmost dedication and integrity as we strive to be the standard of excellence


*** FAQ'S ***







The Rio Arriba County Treasurer’s Office works on a tax calendar instead of a standard yearly calendar. Here are some important dates to remember:

  • November 1 – Tax bills are mailed
  • November 10 through December 10 – First half taxes are due
  • April 10 through May 10 – Second half taxes are due

Contact Us:

Tierra Amarilla, NM

Phone:  (575) 588-7727   Fax:  (575) 588-9302

PO Box 548

149 State Road 162

Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575

Espanola Sub-Office

Phone:  (505) 753-1663   Fax: (505) 747-5398

1122 Industrial Park Road

Espanola, NM 87532


Hours Of Operation:

Office Hours Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Public Hours Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Open during the lunch hour for your convenience.


Helpful Links:

Rio Arriba County Assessor's

NM State Treasury

NM Tax and Revenue Department 







Rio Arriba County Treasurer 

Livia Olguin


Meet Treasurer Livia Olguin


Chief Deputy Treasurer

Juanita Salazar

Tierra Amarilla Staff:


Treasurer Accountant

Gilbert J. Martinez

Clerk Technician IV

Bonnie Brown


Espanola Staff:

Administrative Assistant I

Margo Garcia


Clerk Technician II

Kim Archuleta