County Comptroller's Office

  1. Maragos: Correctional Medical Services Plagued with Management & Professional Failures

    17 October 2016 - Mineola, NY- An audit of Armor Correctional Medical Services of New York, Inc. (Armor), the provider of medical services at the Nassau County Jail Read on...
  2. Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos Hosts Press Conference for Reclaim New York

    This morning, Thursday, October 6, 2016, Reclaim New York was joined by transparency leaders, Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos, and Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel, to launch new tools to empower New Yorkers to hold government accountable. Read on...
  3. Maragos: County $3.0B Proposed 2017 Budget has $134M GAAP Deficit Risk after 3.2% Increased Spending

    Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos released his review of the County’s 2017 proposed $3.0 billion budget and projects a deficit risk of $134.1 million on a Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) basis. 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.