Treasurer/Tax Collection

DROP BOX - Drop Box for payments is located at the right side of the building at the handicap entrance.

 Notice - The cost of A Municipal Lien Certificate from the Town of Milton Will Be $50.00

 Purchases related to the following have been moved from the Central Business Office to the Treasurers office at the Milton Town Hall:

  • Trash Stickers
  • Large Item Stickers
  • Annual Stickers
  • Compost Bins
  • Recycling Bins

All other places to purchase trash stickers and related items have not been changed.


Responsibilities:

The Treasurer/Collector is responsible for the collection of all monies due to the Town including:

  • Real Estate Taxes
  • Personal Property
  • Motor Vehicle Excise Taxes
  • Boat Excise Taxes
  • Departmental Receipts
  • Water/Sewer Bills
  • Municipal Lien Certificates
  • Trash Stickers
  • Large Item Stickers
  • Annual Stickers
  • Compost Bins
  • Recycling Bins
  • Parking Tickets

The office of the Treasurer/Collector is responsible for the receipt, investment and disbursement of all Town funds, billing and collection of all taxes, and issuance of municipal lien certificates.

Treasurer's office receives all monies which come into the town, pay all bills, including payroll; works with the Assessor and Accountant's department to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the Town finances.

In addition, the Treasurer is responsible for investing the Town's funds in accordance with guidelines imposed by Ch.44, Sec. 55, Massachusetts General Laws.

The Treasurer does all the short and long-term borrowing which the Town Meeting has authorized, with approval of the Board of Selectmen.

The Treasurer also manages the Town's property which is in Tax Title or Foreclosure. Delinquent property is turned over to the Treasurer annually, when the Collector does a tax taking; i.e., puts a lien on the property.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
James D. McAuliffe Treasurer/Tax Collector CMMT, CMMC (617) 898-4853
Joyce Darmetko Assistant Treasurer / Parking Clerk (617) 898-4854
Brenda Oskin Deputy Collector (617) 898-4853
Kim O'Connor Payroll Clerk (617) 898-4853
Mary Whittaker Senior Administrative Clerk (617) 898-4853
John Riley Deputy Collector (Excise Tax) (617) 770-0135