Treasurer/ Collector

Contact Us:

treasurer@townsendma.gov

tax@townsendma.gov

The Treasurer is responsible for the receipt and disbursement of all town funds, cash management, debt management, and financial reporting. The Treasurer is responsible for monitoring all receipts from the various Town departments, pays the bills weekly, and monitors the bank accounts. At the end of each month, the Treasurer must balance all accounts with the Town Accountant. With the advice of a Financial Adviser, the Treasurer invests surplus funds when possible, and borrows funds when needed. The Treasurer's Office is also responsible for Town employee payroll.

The Tax Collector collects all Real Estate, Excise, and Business Personal Property Tax payments, processes Municipal Lien Certificate requests, and updates approved abatements and exemptions to tax bills. The Collector's office also provides loan companies & tax services updated payment, delinquency, & Tax Title files as requested.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Jared R. Aponte Treasurer/ Collector 978-597-1708
Rebecca Hersey Asst. Treasurer/ Collector 978-597-1702
Anthony Miccalizzi Department Assistant 978-597-1702