Certified Values - Abstracts & Warrants

  • Certified Values - are the net taxable value for all properties subject to property taxation, as of June 15, of each taxable year. These values are used by the Department of Finance Administration to establish a property tax rate for each taxing entity, per school district. The DFA is required to set a tax rate by September 1, of each taxable year.
  • Abstracts -are the net taxable value for all properties subject to property taxation as of October 1, of each taxable year. These values are used to generate a tax schedule.
  • Warrants - are the total taxes to be collected by district, for each governmental entity in Otero County, prepared by October 1, of each taxable year.

Tax year 2017