The Comptroller's office is responsible for all fiscal matters and financial compliance for the Town of East Greenbush. Fiscal matters include the following:
Annual development of the Town budget. This includes working with all Town Department Heads along with the Town Supervisor and the Town Board to create a budget for presentation and final approval
Financial Statements and Reports
Prepares financial statements and reports to Town officials, State Comptroller, and other outside sources requesting financial data. Also, this office is responsible for working with external auditors
Cash Management and Investing
Ensures that idle Town Funds are invested in a responsible manner according to State and Local guidelines.
Accounting and Budgeting Records
Maintain the Town's accounting records on all fiscal transactions. This includes purchasing, revenue, disbursements, and payroll expenditures.
As discussed at the 2014 Budget Presentation, a helpful link to help you understand the budget: https://www.osc.state.ny.us/localgov/index.htm
George Phillips, Comptroller
East Greenbush Town Hall
225 Columbia Turnpike
Rensselaer, NY 12144
Phone Number: 518-477-6461
Fax Number: 518-477-2386
Email Address: GPhillips@eastgreenbush.org