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OFFICE OF ERIE COUNTY COMPTROLLER ONCE AGAIN RECOGNIZED BY NATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR REPORTING EXCELLENCE

April 6, 2021

The Office of Erie County Comptroller, under the leadership of Stefan I. Mychajliw, Jr., has been nationally recognized again for its financial reporting excellence.  The Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) award, given by the Government Finance Officers Association, is a national organization that bestowed this recognition on Comptroller Mychajliw and his team for excellence in accounting.

PROOF OF POLONCARZ PORK CHOP PURCHASES AND OTHER FOOD WITH FEDERAL COVID CASH

March 31, 2021

The Office of Erie County Comptroller released receipts proving Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz was not truthful while bullying media over questionable spending questions. 

INNOVATIVE PAYMENT INITIATIVE EARNS MONEY FOR COUNTY TAXPAYERS

March 26, 2021

The Erie County Comptroller’s Office has once again earned a big rebate for Erie County taxpayers thanks to an electronic payment initiative put in place by Comptroller Stefan I. Mychajliw.  A deposit of $246,770.40 was made to Erie County coffers by M&T Bank Tuesday, March 23, 2021, which is money earned from the county’s popular Commercial Card Program. 

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, Maksym Roman and Emeryk Francis

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. CLICK HERE, email or call with your report. 

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The Erie County Comptroller’s Office is monitoring expenses related to the Covid-19 pandemic and how your tax dollars are being spent. Whether it is local tax dollars from the county surplus or federal funds, your taxes are being used to cover costs associated with the county-wide response to the COVID-19 public health crisis. You have a right to know how this money is spent.