The Department of Finance is responsible for the accounts payable, purchasing, employee payroll, debt management, pension administration, revenue investment, tax collection, certiorari tax judgment processing and employee benefit functions of the Westchester County government.
Westchester County is AAA rated by all three bond rating agencies - Moody’s, Standard and Poor’s, and Fitch.
Westchester County is the only county in New York State with three AAA bond ratings.
|Financial Statements, Reports and Publications
Westchester County’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports (CAFR) and Bond Sale Official Statements are available for easy download. You may also access forms like the Certificate of Residence application, EFT, hotel occupancy application, and hotel quarterly return. Learn more
The county issues long-term debt to fund capital construction and renovation projects in the county in the form of General Obligation Serial Bonds. Older, higher rate bonds redeemed in January 2010 by the issuance of lower rate bonds will produce interest savings to county taxpayers exceeding $4 million. Bond sale official statements contain interesting demographic and commercial information about Westchester. Learn more
|Local Governments and Schools Save
Let's save money! Our Bureau of Purchase and Supplies has many agreements for supplies and services with vendors. Participating local governments, school districts and fire districts can save money and time by using our contracts.
|Healthy Life Choices
Westchester County wants to help you live a healthier lifestyle. The Health and Wellness Center provides resources on many health-related topics. Some content is for county employees, but many articles and links are useful to anyone interested in enhancing their health.