County Comptroller's Office

  1. 04/14/15 - Maragos: Over 250 Students From High Schools Across Nassau County Compete In Third Annual Business Development Challenge

    New Hyde Park HS wins $10,000 SCHOLARSHIP From NYIT & $2,500 CASH PRIZE From Healthplex for Innovative Reflective Roof Idea Read on...
  2. 04/09/15 - Maragos: Sales Tax Receipt Up 3% in Q1

    - Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos reported that the County’s first quarter sales tax receipts came in $6.0 million or 3% higher than last year’s results. The improving economy, reduced unemployment and wage gains are beginning to increase Read on...

    Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos released the 2014 unaudited fiscal results today and reported that the County is expected to end the year with a small budgetary surplus of $10.7 million in the primary operating funds. 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.