County Comptroller's Office

  1. Maragos: Proposed 2016 County Budget Has $49M Deficit Risk County Finances Will Remain Weak

    Mineola, NY– Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos released his review of the County’s 2016 proposed budget and projects a deficit risk of $49.1 million... Read on...
  2. Weakness Found in Treasurer’s Office Collection of Entertainment Tax

    An audit by Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos of the Treasurer’s Office found procedural weaknesses with the collection of the approximately $2 million annual County Entertainment Ticket Surcharge Tax Read on...
  3. 2014 CAFR (Comprehensive Annual Financial Report)

    Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 2014 Read on...
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Role of the Comptroller
Comptroller Maragos serves as the fiscal watchdog for Nassau County, which has a population of 1.3 million people and an annual budget of $2.6 billion. Comptroller Maragos and his staff: 

  • Monitor Nassau’s budget and financial operations
  • Audit government agencies and agencies with county contracts to uncover waste and abuse
  • Review county contracts and claims
  • Report on matters that significantly affect Nassau’s financial health and operations
  • Work with the administration and legislature to help the county overcome its fiscal challenges
  • Prepare Nassau’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
  • Administer the county payroll and employee health benefits functions
What You Will Find
On this website you will find a wealth of information about Nassau’s finances and operations, including the complete text of all our audits and financial statements. You will also find timely reports about serious issues facing the county.