575-648-2397 ext. 7
300 Central Avenue
P.O. Box 970
Carrizozo, NM 88301
The Lincoln County Treasurer is elected for a four year term at each general election. The Treasurer keeps account of: Lincoln County monies received and disbursed, checks drawn and paid, and all records pertaining to the Treasurer’s Office. The Treasurer prepares and collects real and personal property taxes for Lincoln County Property owners. Property taxes are collected for not only County government, but for the municipalities, school districts, the State of New Mexico and other taxing entities within Lincoln County.
Due Dates1st half of 2021 property taxes are due November 10, 2021 and delinquent after December 10, 2021; 2nd half of 2021 taxes are due April 10, 2022; delinquent after May 10, 2022
Send Payment CorrectlyPlease write your tax bill number or owner number on your check or money order. The Treasurer’s Office will not accept any check, money order, or cashier check that is written incorrectly, unsigned, or postdated. All such payments will be returned.
Escrowed PaymentsIf your tax payments are escrowed through a mortgage company, it is your responsibility as property owner to forward this bill for payment.
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.