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Posted on: June 21, 2019

County Executive Curran and Comptroller Schnirman Unveil New Open Budget and Open Payroll Websites

HEMPSTEAD, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today launched the Open Nassau Transparency Portal.

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Comptroller's Office Releases Audit of Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter

Nassau Comptroller Jack Schnirman released an audit into the finances of the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter that found the department didn’t track taxpayer and donated dollars, frequently overspent on personnel, and did not properly monitor spending.

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Audit Finds Millions of Dollars in Improperly Assigned Tax Exemptions Given Out

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman released an audit of the Nassau County Department of Assessment that found potentially more than $33 million of improperly assigned tax exemptions were given out in 2016.

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Nassau Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases First Chapter of County Government Nepotism Audit

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today released the first chapter of his office’s ongoing audit of nepotism within County government.

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Nassau County Comptroller Announces Winners of Seventh Annual High School Entrepreneurial Challenge

OLD WESTBURY, N Y – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller hosted its seventh annual Comptroller’s Entrepreneurial Challenge (Challenge) on March 29 at SUNY Old Westbury.

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Comptroller’s Office Hosts Panel of Black Woman Elected Officials

The Comptroller's Office released a report on Black Economic Equity that highlighted the challenges facing members of the Black communities. The report was released on February 13 during the Comptroller’s Office annual Black History Month event.

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Schnirman Year One Progress Report Includes Millions Recovered for Taxpayers

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today released his Year One Progress Report that outlines how he and his team have made progress on the four promises he made upon taking office in 2018.

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Posted on: December 31, 2018

Comptroller’s Demographic Profile Shows Nassau County Getting Older, More Diverse

Comptroller’s Demographic Profile Shows Nassau County Getting Older, More Diverse Westbury, NY– Comptroller Jack Schnirman released a Countywide demographic profile and issue briefs that detail the changing populations specific to Nassau County.

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Posted on: December 31, 2018

Living Wage Audit of Healthcare Agency Identifies $220,000 in Underpayments for 147 Employees

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today, alongside the Nassau County Living Wage Advisory Board, released a living wage audit of home healthcare agency All Metro that found it underpaid employees more than $200,000 in 2014 and 2015.

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases Report on Issues Impacting Veterans

After working with County Executive Laura Curran and the Veterans Service Agency, Comptroller Jack Schnirman released a data-analysis and report that details the top-line issues impacting the more than 50,000 veterans currently residing in Nassau County.

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Posted on: October 26, 2018

Audit Identifies Unresolved Issues with County Take Home Vehicle Policies

Nearly all the problems identified in a 2015 investigation persisted until new administration began corrective action

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Comptroller’s Audit Finds More Than $6 Million in PILOT Payments Lost

MINEOLA, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller today released an audit that uncovered more than $6 million in lost revenues owed to Nassau County.

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Comptroller’s Audit Finds Nassau County Undercharged Certain Developers for Sewer Hookup Fees

MINEOLA, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller today released an audit showing that between 2013 and 2017, the County undercharged certain out-of-district developers $2.6 million for sewer hookup fees.

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Nassau Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces New Multilingual Living Wage Hotline: 516-571-WAGE

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today unveiled a dedicated, multilingual living wage hotline that will expand access for those wishing to report county vendors underpaying their employees.

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Office of the Nassau County Comptroller Announces Launch of MWBE Steering Committee

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today announced his office has officially launched its Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) Steering Committee.

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Curran and Schnirman Call on State Legislature to Level Playing Field for Local Businesses

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today called for a renewed effort by state officials to implement rules that would protect local businesses from out-of-state online vendors who have been able to dodge paying local sales tax.

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Delivers Nassau County Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today delivered the county’s annual Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) to the Office of the County Executive and Legislature, which details the extent of the county’s financial crisis.

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Members of Revitalized Independent Audit Advisory Committee

MINEOLA, NY–Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today announced the 5 members of the newly revitalized Independent Audit Advisory Committee, a group that will provide much-needed oversight of the County’s finances and its annual external audit.

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

County Officials and Non-Profit Organization Leaders Meet at Roundtable Event

Garden City, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman and representatives from the County Executive’s Office met with leaders from Nassau County’s non-profit community on June 5 for a roundtable discussion.

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Comptroller’s Non-Profit Steering Committee Holds First Meeting

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman yesterday kicked off the first meeting of the Comptroller’s Office new Non-Profit Steering Committee.

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

Winners of Sixth Annual High School Comptroller's Challenge Announced

MINEOLA, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller hosted its sixth annual Comptroller’s Entrepreneurial Challenge (Challenge) on April 25 at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building with a new theme focusing on Civic Innovation.

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Revitalization of Independent Audit Advisory Committee

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today announced he will be reconvening the county’s Independent Audit Advisory Committee and accepting applications for new members so the group can begin its review of the county’s finances.

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