The Accounting Department performs financial management duties in accordance with Massachusetts General Law, Town bylaws and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). The mission is to provide a complete and accurate statement of the Town’s financial condition.
Maintains financial records, for all Town accounts, appropriations, debts and contract, with full audit responsibility for department receipts and expenditures
Manages the preparation of accounts payable warrants
Performs financial forecasting, revenue and expenditure estimates for budgeting