Mission Statement

The Lynnfield Accounting Office oversees the maintenance of comprehensive accounting records for the town including the cash book, general ledgers for all funds, journal and budget entries, subsidiary ledgers and debt records. The accountant ensures the town is in compliance with all municipal finance laws.

Monitors expenditures of all town funds, examines vouchers, department bills and payrolls for accuracy and availability of funds before payment by Treasurer.

Complies and submits required reports to state and federal agencies; prepares annual statement of disbursements and receipts; prepares balance sheets at end of fiscal year; prepares annual statement of outstanding debt and assists in annual  independent audit.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Julie McCarthy Assistant Finance Director / Town Accountant
Janice Coburn Assistant Town Accountant