Accounting

Mission Statement

The Accounting department is responsible for accounting, Accounting (2)auditing, and financial reporting services to all Departments, Boards, and Commissions in accordance with Massachusetts General Laws, and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles for State and Local Governments.

What We Do

The office serves as an internal service department processing all invoices and reviewing all payrolls; reconciling cash, receivables, and special fund balances with the Treasurer/Collector; assisting/advising the Town Manager on financial matters, specifically, budgetary, M.G.L.'s, and Town Meeting warrant preparation; is responsible for timely and accurate submission of all reports required by the State; assists in the preparation of the Tax RECAP; and prepares other reports and financial analysis as required to ensure a successful annual audit.