Accounting

Responsibilities


The Accounting office is responsible for the maintenance of all financial records to ensure compliance with federal, state and local laws and regulations and for oversight of all departmental appropriations. This includes recording all Town expenditures and assuring that departments operate within their annual appropriations. The Accounting office audits all departments and reports the Town's financial status on an annual basis. The office is also responsible for processing payroll, accounts payable, water and sewer billing, and retirement administration.


Mission


The mission of the Accounting office is to ensure that the appropriate financial and auditing controls within the Town are maintained in an efficient, cost-effective and responsive manner.