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Erie County Budget Passes with a Tax Cut

The Comptroller’s Office worked together with the Administration and the Legislature to ensure a smooth process that respected taxpayers, with the ultimate result being a tax cut.


Wall Street ratings agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) upgraded Erie County's credit rating to "SP-1+," their highest possible rating.

Comptroller Mychajliw Releases Report on 2016 Budget's Revenues and Expenditures


Hon. Stefan I. Mychajliw

Erie County Comptroller


October 15, 2015

Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw

Erie County Comptroller Stefan Iwan Mychajliw is the son of Polish and Ukrainian immigrants, the youngest of seven children, who grew up in blue-collar beginnings near the corner of William and Fillmore on the East Side of Buffalo.

The people of Erie County first elected Mychajliw Erie County Comptroller on November 6th, 2012. Husband to Ashley, a social worker, and proud father of Mia Theresa Mychajliw, a student at Cleve Hill. 

If you see or suspect waste, fraud or abuse of county resources, don’t ignore it!  Please take a minute and report your suspicions to our Erie County Whistleblower Hotline. 

Image of a check signed by Erie County taxpayers

Every day, the Erie County Comptroller must pay vendors for goods and services obtained on your behalf.  You have a right to know how this money is spent.