Office of the Ulster County Comptroller

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Ulster County Comptroller
P.O. Box 1800
Kingston, New York 12402


2020 Press Release Salary Shift to NYS Unemployment Insurance

“No elected official ever wants to call for potential layoffs, but in this case, as the County’s fiscal watchdog, it would be a dereliction of duty to not to identify this potential savings for Ulster County,” said Ulster County Comptroller March Gallagher.“Ulster can shift the cost of certain employees’ salaries to state and federal unemployment at no financial detriment to the employees while reducing the County’s expected budget shortfalls by millions of dollars.”...

Transparency First: Comptroller Prioritizes Openness Among Initial Actions

Ulster County Comptroller March Gallagher announces new initiatives to enhance transparency and accountability across County operations. These efforts include the release of Ulster County vendor payments and a tip line for accountability measures...

Recent Reports

2019 Fiscal Stress Test

County Comptroller’s Office has released the latest Ulster County Fiscal Stress Test results.The New York State Office of the State Comptroller (OSC) developed the Fiscal Stress Test as a tool to assist governmental entities toward better understanding their historical and present economic status. According to OSC, “fiscal stress” is the“inability of an entity to generate enough revenues within the current fiscal period to meet its expenditures..."...

2019 4th Quarter Financial Report

This financial report highlights aspects of Ulster County’s fiscal status for the year ended 2019 (ending December 31st),and includes the following: Year-to-date results of expenditures and revenues at year end; Fund Balance; Cash balances; and Regional economic indicators...