County Comptroller's Office

  1. 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...
  2. 2014 CAFR (Comprehensive Annual Financial Report)

    Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 2014 Read on...
  3. Maragos Warns of $61.9M Budgetary Deficit in 2015

    Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos released the 2015 mid-year financial projections, which indicate that the County will end with a $61.9 million budgetary deficit for the primary operating funds, assuming no further initiatives by the 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.