Overview The Finance Department is responsible for directing and monitoring all financial operations, which include the offices of the Assessor, Comptroller, Payroll Division, Purchasing Agent, and Treasurer/Collector.
Responsibilities include the receipt, disbursement, and investment of Town and Retirement Board funds; the billing and collection of all taxes due; the borrowing of money; maintaining the fiscal records and systems of the Town; adhering to all internal and external financial reporting requirements; administering the Town’s centralized procurement processes; processing payrolls; and managing commercial/industrial and residential property values and maintaining an extensive database of property information.
Online Bill Pay
- Motor Vehicle Excise Tax
- Past Due Excise Bills
- Personal / Real Estate Property Tax
Due dates are:
- August 1st
- November 1st
- February 1st
- May 1st
- Water / Sewer Bill
- Refuse Bills
Through the Financial Reports Center, you can access annual budgets and capital improvement plans, audited financial statements, credit rating agency reports, official statements, actuarial reports, and Town fiscal policies. Check out the most recent Moody’s Credit Report that reaffirmed Brookline’s Aaa credit rating.
For questions related to real estate taxes, personal property taxes, motor vehicle excise taxes, water or refuse bills, please email the treasurer.