Treasurer / Tax Collector

Mission Statement:

The Treasurer's office acts as the receiver and disburser of all public funds and is charged with the sound investment, management, and safekeeping of said funds. In addition, the department is responsible for the collection of tax titles, reconciliation of bank accounts, warrants, long and short-term investments, long and short-term borrowing, income tax reporting, and medical insurance records for retired employees.

The Collector's office is responsible for the collection of all assessed taxes in accordance with Massachusetts General Laws. Issues and collects real estate tax, personal property tax, motor vehicle excise, and utility bills as well as issuing Municipal Lien Certificates.

The Tax Collector's Office distributes and collects the real estate, personal property, water and motor vehicle bills to the residents of the Town of Groveland.

All Municipal Lien Certificates cost $25.00 per parcel, checks made out to "Town of Groveland". Any requests must be made in writing, and include a self addressed stamped envelope for return service.

Payments may be sent to: Tax Collector’s Office, 183 Main Street, Groveland, MA 01834, dropped off at the town hall “security drop box” located to the right of the doors entering town hall, or personally delivered to the Tax Collector's office during normal business hours, Monday 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M., Tuesday through Thursday 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M, and Fridays 8:00 P.M. - 12:00 P.M.

As part of departmental policy, the staff will perform their duties in a courteous, professional manner towards the taxpayers and the public in general.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Denise M. Dembkoski Finance Director (978) 556-7204
Patricia Rogers Assistant Treasurer / Collector (978) 556-7202
Kaitlin Gilbert Treasury/Collections Clerk (978) 556-7207