You are here:   Town > Boards & Committees > Board of Assessors
  |  Login

Board of Assessors
Printer-Friendly View

Related Department: Board of Assessors
The Assessors are responsible to the Massachusetts Department of Revenue for the administration of the real estate law. They:
  • determine the valuation of all real and personal property within the Town
  • annually set the tax rate
  • grant abatements and exemptions on property taxes to qualified applicants pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws
  • assess betterments for public improvements voted by Town Meeting
  • maintain complete maps, plans, valuation books, and other records on all property in the Town
The Assessors Office is staffed by a salaried Principal Assessor and hourly office staff; the Assessors contract with an outside firm for some revaluation services

Contact Information
Email Members 3
Phone (978) 448-1127 Selection Elected
Fax 978-448-1115 Term 3 years
Office Town Hall, 173 Main St Remuneration Stipend
Meeting Wednesday @ 7:00 PM Meeting location
Hours Monday-Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm

MemberRoleTerm StartTerm End
Garrett C. Boles Member 05/21/2011 05/21/2014
Jenifer Evans Chair 05/21/2012 05/21/2015
Rena Swezey Member 05/01/2013 05/21/2016

Board of Assessors - Documents

Assessors Dept Documents