County Comptroller's Office

  1. 11/18/14 Maragos: Study Shows County Population to Decline Over Next 10 Years

    The study finds that the County population has remained stagnant since 2000 and will decline by 3% over the next 10 years Read on...
  2. 11/14/2014 - Violations of $13.58 Minimum Living Wage Law Found with Housing Shelter Provide

    Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos released his 2013 Living Wage Law Annual Report which summarizes the audits conducted during the prior year and the overall compliance with the law since its inception. Read on...
  3. Maragos: Legislature Amendments Increase 2015 Budget Risk to Over $100 Million

    On October 29, the Nassau County Legislature voted unanimously for the amended 2015 budget, the amended budget eliminated $31million 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.