The Board of Selectmen’s Office is pleased to introduce “Inside Town Finances”, a weekly one-page publication designed to inform and educated the community on various municipal financial topics. Topics to be explored include revenue sources, local receipts, Proposition 2 1/2 , expenses, Fund Balance, and enterprise funds.
Inside Town Finances: Read and Watch All Volumes
Volume 1 - Revenue
Provides an overview of Town revenue sources and how the tax levy, our largest source of revenue is calculated. (Jan 14, 2020)
75% of Hingham’s revenue comes from property taxes, which are paid quarterly. Check out Volume 4 of Inside Town Finances on the Board of Selectmen website to learn how the Town calculates your property tax bill. (Feb 2, 2021)