Patsy Gresham


Albenita Rael

Chief Deputy Treasurer

Heather Maggi

Deputy Treasurer

The County Treasurer is responsible for keeping accounts of and creating deposits for all county funds received by the various county departments, and for keeping the books, papers and money pertaining to the office ready for inspection by the Board of County Commissioners at all times. The Treasurer collects Property Taxes from land owners, which are the single greatest source of county government revenue. The Treasurer is responsible for accurately posting the taxes and distributing, monthly, these property taxes to the entities that receive a percentage of the total tax., i.e., the County School Districts, County Municipalities, etc. The Treasurer also collects and distributes Gross Receipts Tax and various other types of revenue that are distributed to the County by the State of New Mexico or various departments of the Federal Government.

If you have questions regarding your taxes or the functions of the Quay County Treasurer’s office, please give us a call.


The 1st installments of the 2019 property taxes were due on November 10, 2019 and will become delinquent December 10, 2019. 2nd Installments of the 2019 Property taxes are due April 10, 2020 and will become delinquent May 10, 2020. The one billing you received in October of this year is the only notice that will be mailed. Taxes not paid prior to the delinquency date incur interest at the rate of one percent a month, and penalty of one percent a month, or a fraction thereof.

Questions on assessments, valuations, increases or decreases of taxes, should be directed to the Quay County Assessor, 300 S. 3rd St., P.O. Box 1227, Tucumcari, NM 88401.

Payments should be mailed to: Quay County Treasurer, 300 S. 3rd St., P.O. Box 1226, Tucumcari, NM 88401. Call Treasurer’s office if you have questions regarding the amount due for each installment at (575) 461 0470.

Patsy Gresham
Quay County Treasurer


Contact information:

Quay County Courthouse
300 S. Third Street
Ground Floor
P.O. Box 1226
Tucumcari, NM 88401

Phone: (575) 461-0470
Fax: (575) 461 8465

Hours: Monday – Friday

8:00 am to 12:00 pm 

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm