The Department of the Comptroller maintains financial records and assures the safeguard of all
County assets. The Department is comprised of the Bureaus of Accounting and Purchasing. Through these
agencies, the Department processes financial transactions for all County departments and numerous other
agencies. This includes collecting revenues, paying bills, purchasing most materials and supplies,
investing County funds and processing payroll for County employees. Additionally, the Department is
responsible for overseeing County financial records, audits, annual financial reports, and administering
debt issuance for the County.