Padgett Business Services focuses on providing our core services:

Accounting and Payroll to the small business community. 
Preparing tax returns for both businesses and individuals.

We are dedicated to providing the highest level of service and expertise to our clients.

We are Local, but National. 
The local office gives you the personal service you need to run your business, and knowledge of the local economy.  Nationwide, there are over 300 Padgett offices.  This gives us the size and influence to advocate for the small business owner all over the nation.  Padgett has been in business since 1965 providing support and advice to small business owners.  There are over 25,000 business in the United States that depend on Padgett.

Chris Darmody is the owner of the office in Watertown, MA. Chris is a graduate of Gettysburg College. He worked in the financial services sector in the Boston area for 25 years in the Mutual Fund and Retirement Plan industries, including MFS Investment Management, Investors Bank and Trust, State Street Corporation, and New York Life. He worked in a number of positions with increasing responsibility, advancing to managing large accounting and reconciliation departments. In this role, he developed his management and analytical skills, with a focus on making improvements in system processes and procedures. Over time, he knew that he wanted to have a more direct impact on the success of clients, and started the Padgett office in 2010. At Padgett, he has concentrated on developing knowledge of the challenges facing businesses today.

Chris has lived in Watertown for 23 years with his two children.  He volunteers for many educational and athletic organizations in town.