Mission Statement

The Assessors are required by Massachusetts law to value all real and personal property within the City. They value every property from single-family residences to the largest commercial and industrial enterprises.

FY2022 Tax Rates:

Residential:       $13.25
Commercial:      $26.31
Industrial:          $26.31
Personal Prop:  $26.31

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Stephen Cortes Director of Assessing (978) 619-5606
Jim Bond Assistant Assessor (978) 619-5607
Delinda DellOrfano Senior Clerk (978) 619-5618
Gloria Felix Principal Clerk (978) 619-5608
James Hall Assistant Assessor (978) 619-5609

Exemption applications, Boats/Moorings, Excise abatements, Inspection scheduling

Abutters List, Deeds/Ownership, Excise abatements, Address changes, Inspection scheduling

Business Personal Property assessments, Property inspections

Building Permit inspections, Cyclical inspections, Sales Verification Inspections