County Comptroller's Office

  1. Maragos: Questions Linger Over Superstorm Sandy Vendor Contract Award & Compliance

    Comptroller George Maragos released an audit of the $12.6 million VIP Splash Waterways Recovery Group, Inc. (“VIP Splash”), the controversial contractor for waterway debris removal following Superstorm Sandy. Read on...
  2. Maragos: County Trending 2017 with $57M GAAP Deficit

    Mineola, NY- Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos released the 2017 mid-year financial projections,which indicate that the County is trending to end 2017 with a $57.6 million deficit on a Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). Read on...
  3. Maragos: Audited 2016 County Financials Reflect $27.1M GAAP Surplus

    Mineola, NY: Nassau County Comptroller, George Maragos released the audited Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016 reflecting that the County ended the year with a $27.1 million surplus. 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.