The Finance Department provides the following services:
Financial services include:
Accounting services include:
- How do I pay my water/trash bill?
Payments can be made online at Xpress Bill Pay, by phone ( Utility Billing @ 970-728-2162) or by mailing a check ( Town of Telluride, PO Box 1704, Telluride, CO 81435)
- What is Xpress Bill Pay?
Xpress Bill Pay is a 3rd party payment processor that works closely with the Town of Telluride to provide:
- Bill-paying services
- 24-7 access using any device to your utility account
- Used to arrange auto-payments
Xpress Bill Pay’s Customer Support is available by calling 1(800) 766-2350.
- What is MuniRevs?
The Town of Telluride uses a 3rd party program, MUNIRevs to:
- Process business license applications
- Renewal of business licenses
- Sales and excise tax licenses and remittance
If you need to apply for a business license or pay sales tax, please create an account with MUNIRevs.
For assistance creating your MUNIRevs account or connecting to your existing business account, please contact the MUNIRevs Support Department at (888) 751-1911.
- How do I apply for a short-term rental license?
Until further notice, short- term rental business licenses are not available.
- What is RETT and how can I apply for an exemption?
Real Estate Transfer Tax is a 3% tax paid on the sale of properties within the Town of Telluride and Sunset Ridge. There are several exemptions from RETT which can be found in our Municipal Code.
- What taxes do I possibly need to pay?
- County (SMART) 0.25%
- State 2.90%
- County 1.00%
- Town of Telluride 4.50%
- Excise Tax (paid to Town of Telluride)
- Food & Lodging 2.00%
- Short Term Rental 2.50%
- County 2.00%
Total Tax 15.15%
Total paid to Town 9.00%
- How can I pay my sales tax?
You can create an account at the Town of Telluride MuniRevs website to pay sales and excise tax.
- Can I pay my taxes annually?
You must have sales tax remittance of the below amounts for three consecutive months to change your current filing frequency.
- Annually $10 or less
- Semi Annually $10-20
- Quarterly $10-20 or $20-40
- Monthly $40 or more