County Comptroller's Office

  1. Maragos: The Nassau County Living Wage Increases to $15.54 per hour

    Mineola, NY- Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos announced the Nassau County Living Wage rate will increase from $15.50 to $15.54 per hour on August 1, 2015.... Read on...
  2. Maragos Files Official Brief Calling PSEG Rate Hike Unjustified

    Mineola, NY- On behalf of Nassau County, Comptroller George Maragos filed a formal legal brief with the New York State Department of Public Service Commission (“DPS”) arguing that PSEG’s proposed rate increase is unwarranted. Read on...
  3. Maragos: Nassau County Sales Tax Up 1.4% Over Last Year

    Mineola, NY- Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos reported that the County’s mid-year 2015 sales tax receipts increased 1.4% year-to-date or $6.6 million compared to the same period in 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.