Collector / Treasurer

Tax Bill Information

Real Estate and Personal Property
Real estate and personal property bills run on a fiscal year basis and are due quarterly. The due dates are as follows:

1st QuarterDue August 2nd Period 7/1 - 9/30
2nd QuarterDue November 1stPeriod 10/1 - 12/31
3rd QuarterDue February 1stPeriod 1/1 - 3/31
4th QuarterDue May 1stPeriod 4/1 - 6/30

Real estate and personal property tax bills are mailed twice each year, once at the end of June and once at the end of December.

If you are a property owner who does not receive a tax bill, please contact the Treasurer/Collectors office at 978-388-8105 and a duplicate bill will be mailed to you.

Any tax bill not paid by the end of the 4th quarter, May 1st, will go on demand.  There will be a $5.00 demand fee and interest added to any outstanding tax amount.

Motor Vehicle Excise
If you own a registered motor vehicle or trailer, you have to pay a tax, called a motor vehicle and trailer excise, each year. Motor vehicle excise bills are generated by the Registry of Motor Vehicles. Bills are mailed to the last known mailing address that the registry has on file. Bills are issued in January or February annually, and you are paying for that calendar year.
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Online Payments

We use UniPay Gold for our online payment processing. We pass the credit card fees onto the payer, as we can't predict who may choose to pay online and we can't afford to lose those fees. It would impact our annual budget in a way that we can't plan for. You can view the fee schedule here.

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Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Donna M. Cornoni Collector / Treasurer (978) 388-8105 x342
Katie Hawkins Assistant Collector / Treasurer (978) 388-8105 x343
Barbara Foley Head Clerk (978) 388-8105 x340