Dedham Open Finance
The Town has a comprehensive financial tool which links directly from our financial accounting software. This Open Finance Portal provides the public with easy access to the Town of Dedham’s expenditure, revenue, budget, and payroll information for the current fiscal year, as well as a historical view of previous years. It can be used to search details of municipal expenses and revenues by category, department, fund, government area, and vendor. The data within this site covers every level and every fund of municipal finances, from fiscal year totals to individual vendor payments.
Financial information is updated weekly. Citizens can review total spending to date or dive-in to see how funds are appropriated by department, which vendors receive which payments in a given year, or research spending for specific areas. Interactive charts and graphs allow citizens to easily analyze Dedham’s financial data. Users may take snapshots, print and export data.
Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR)
The most recent Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) and reports from preceding fiscal years may be downloaded below. The Town's fiscal year ends June 30.
Other Financial Reports
Bond Credit Ratings
- In May 2019, S&P Global Ratings assigned its 'AAA' rating to the Town of Dedham, Mass.' series 2019 general obligation municipal-purpose loan bonds and note; affirmed its 'AAA' rating on the town's existing debt. View the ratings report.
- In March 2018, S&P credit rating View the ratings report.
- In January 2019, the Town of Dedham released it's second Financial Newsletter.
- In October 2017, the Town of Dedham released it's first Financial Newsletter.