The Finance Department is comprised of three divisions; Accounting and Treasury, Collector of Revenue and Assessor.  The responsibilities of the Finance Department include:

  • accounts payable
  • payroll, benefits and pension administration
  • debt and cash management
  • investment of Town funds
  • maintenance of financial records and preparation of financial reports
  • maintenance and monitoring of all revenues and expenditures for all Town departments, encompassing General Operating Budget funds, Special Revenue funds and Capital Project funds
  • the annual audit, or the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) which received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada for over ten consecutive years
  • management of Information Technology

   Click here for a copy of the Town of Cheshire's Official Statement of February 20, 2019

This department also serves as staff to the Town’s Retirement Board.


Last updated on Monday, October 21, 2019