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Comptroller's Office Distributes 2nd Quarter Sales Tax

The amount of sales tax revenue being distributed to cities, towns, villages, and school districts is down for the Second Quarter of 2013 compared to the same time period last year, according to information released by the Office of Erie County Comptroller.

Comprehensive Annual Financial Report Completed

Financial report filed with the Government Financial Officers Association makes the Office of Erie County Comptroller eligible to receive a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Accounting Division Completes Corrective Action Plan

Now the second department within the Erie County Comptroller’s office, the Accounting Division, has completed and implemented plans to strengthen professionalism and maintain the long-term integrity of the office.

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.