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Auerbach Promotes Eliminating Albany From Local Sales Tax Politics

Feb 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Ulster County Comptroller Elliott Auerbach is promoting a revision to NYS Law that would allow county legislatures in New York State to set their sales tax rates without interference from the New York State Legislature. “County legislatures should be vested with the sole authority to determine if an additional sales tax is to be levied […]

Auerbach Comments on Quigley’s Withdrawal From Ulster County Comptroller Race

Jul 17th, 2013 | By | Category: Current Events

Ulster County Comptroller Elliott Auerbach commented today on the withdrawal of James Quigley from the 2013 race for the office. “Whether I am opposed or unopposed, it won’t change a thing about how I serve Ulster’s taxpayers. There is no Democratic or Republican way to do this job.” Auerbach looks forward to his continued tenure […]

Ulster County Comptroller Staff Joins National Auditor’s Team

Jun 21st, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Ulster County Comptroller Elliott Auerbach announced his office’s membership in the Association of Local Government Auditors (ALGA) and its participation in their Peer Review Program. Two staff members, Director of Internal Audit and Control Ronald E. Clum, CPA and Senior Auditor Elizabeth Weredyk participated in the ALGA Annual Conference Peer Review Workshop and joined government […]

Ulster County Comptroller Issues Report About the Hidden Cost of Downsizing Government

Dec 8th, 2012 | By | Category: Lead Article

THE HIDDEN COST OF DOWNSIZING GOVERNMENT ULSTER COMPTROLLER URGES CAUTION IN SEPARATION PAY POLICY Ulster County Comptroller Elliott Auerbach has issued a report which analyzes the high cost to the County when one of its employees leaves Ulster County employment. Referred to as “separation pay,” the expense is the result of compensation to County employees […]

Ulster County Comptroller Applauds Budget Balancing Effort with Recovery Agency

Oct 16th, 2012 | By | Category: Current Events

Executive Michael Hein’s 2013 Budget begins to answer the question we have been asking for the past twenty months about the Ulster County Resource Recovery Agency; what’s the plan? In February of 2011 the Office of the Ulster County Comptroller issued a report, THE FUTURE OF THE ULSTER COUNTY RESOURCE RECOVERY AGENCY-Planning for Success or […]

Kingston Comptroller Audit Leads to Arrest

Jun 1st, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Missing Cell Phone Warrants Misdemeanor and Felony Charges What started out as a simple monthly audit of departmental cell phone use has resulted in the arrest of Timothy Bolduc, age 21 of Kingston. Ulster County Comptroller Elliott Auerbach has announced that Bulduc was charged with one count each of Petit Larceny; Criminal Possession of Stolen […]