Comptroller

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Do you remember the fight over $4 million City Comptroller Mark Schroeder said the Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority owed the city? The two sides apparently have agreed there is a debt, but now the question is how much.

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The State Comptroller announced New York has joined 28 other states in offering a program that will help people with disabled children save money for their future.

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Although upstate regions continue to struggle, New York State had more jobs last year than at any time since the Great Recession, according to a new report on employment published Monday by New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.

Despite years of audits and prosecutions, financial people in volunteer fire companies continue to steal from their fire companies, according to New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.

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Now there is a race for Buffalo mayor, as city Comptroller Mark Schroeder official threw his name into the mix Sunday. He will challenge Mayor Byron Brown in the September primary and possibly in November.

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The Thruway Authority is being nudged by state auditors to develop a better plan to meet future costs.

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A report from the New York Comptroller's office shows approval for nearly $9 billion in payments made in the month of February.

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A state audit of the Town of Amherst's books is reporting some deficiencies.

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Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw is studying ways to eliminate a costly and, in his mind, unnecessary benefit for county workers.

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Sales tax revenue in Erie County is on the rise. 

Comptroller David Shenk says revenue was up more than 4-percent in October, compared to one year ago.  And for the first ten months of the year, sales tax revenue was up by nearly 9-million dollars over last year.  Shenk says while revenues look promising, maintaining revenue growth is a concern. 

Sales tax revenue is the single-greatest source of revenue for the county.