Town Treasurer / Tax Collector

Update on Interest & Penalties for 2nd Half Tax Bills as a result of the COVID19 Pandemic

In accordance with Chapter 53 of the Acts of 2020 and the Department of Revenue's Bulletin 2020-3

The Town of Lincoln Select Board voted the following:

  • To extend the 2nd half original due date for Real Estate and Personal Property tax bills to June 1, 2020, and
  • To waive interest/fees on bills paid after June 1, but before June 30, 2020.
*If paid on or after June 30th interest will accrue back to June 1st*
The Treasurer/Collector:
  • Serves as Custodian of Funds for all town monies
  • Attempts to maximize investment income
  • Ensures the payment of the town's bills to its creditors and payroll checks to its employees
  • Administers the town and school system benefits program
  • Manages all debt that has been authorized by vote of the Town Meeting
  • Ensures the timely collection of outstanding bills owed to the town
  • Manages the proper, timely mailing of all tax and water bills and an accurate accounting of all bills owed to the town
  • Protects the interests of the town by utilizing all means of enforcement in the collection of amounts owed to the town