County Comptroller's Office

  1. Maragos: Police Overtime Audit Reveals Systemic Management Issues

    An audit of Nassau County Police Department (NCPD) overtime expenditures revealed systemic issues of under-budgeting Read on...
  2. MARAGOS: COUNTY ENDS 2015 WITH $29 MILLION UNAUDITED GAAP SURPLUS

    Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos released the 2015 unaudited fiscal results today and reported that the County is expected to end the year with a $29 million surplus in the primary operating funds based on Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Read on...
  3. Maragos: County Sales Tax Receipts Advance Strong 5.1% in Q1

    Very strong automobile and home sales have boosted County sales tax revenues by a robust 5.1% during the first quarter of 2016. This is significantly higher than the conservative 1.26% increase over the 2015 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.