All of the city's financial activity is processed, recorded and reported by the Finance Department. This includes the receipt of all money owed to the city, and the payment of all money the city owes to:

  • Contractors
  • Employees
  • Lending institutions
  • Suppliers
  • Other governmental units

Award with Distinction

The city achieved the highest standard in government accounting and financial reporting in receiving the Auditor of State Award with Distinction for its most recent annual financial report. For a description of the award, visit the Auditor of State website.

Financial Transparency

Would you like to know what the City of Brooklyn does with your tax dollars? Learn more by viewing a current Brooklyn Financial Transparency Presentation.

Watch through to the end of the presentation and take a survey to let us know your thoughts and how we may improve the presentation.

2020 Annual Comprehensive Financial Report

2021 Annual Comprehensive Financial Report

2022 Annual Comprehensive Financial Report