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GENERAL DISCLAIMER

The New York City Office of the Comptroller owns, produces and maintains this Internet website. While the Comptroller makes every effort to present accurate and up-to-date information on this website, neither the City of New York nor the Comptroller warrants or makes any representations as to the quality, content, currency, accuracy, completeness or reliability of any information, text, graphics, links or other items displayed or distributed through the Comptroller’s website. The Comptroller assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of the website. Any reliance upon the information, text, graphics, links or other items in this website is voluntary, shall be at the user’s sole risk and should be undertaken only after an independent review of its accuracy, completeness, efficacy and timeliness. Neither the Comptroller, the City of New York nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the website is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of access to, or use of, the website. The Comptroller and the City of New York also assume no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect, the user’s computer equipment or other property on account of user’s access to, use of, or browsing in the Comptroller’s website or user’s downloading of any information, text, graphics,links or other items from the website. The Comptroller may correct any errors or omissions in any portion of the website at any time, and may change any materials on the website at any time without notice. Users are deemed to be on notice regarding any such corrections or changes made in the website. Commercial use of the materials is prohibited without the written permission of the Comptroller. Reference in any part of this website to any specific commercial product, process or service by trade name, trademarks, service mark, manufacturer or otherwise, does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the Comptroller. Communications made through this site’s e-mail and messaging system shall in no way be deemed to constitute legal notice to the Comptroller or any of its bureaus, officers, employees, agents, or representatives, with respect to any existing or potential claim or cause of action against the Comptroller or any of its bureaus, officers, employees, agents or representatives, where notice to the Comptroller is required by any federal, state or local laws, rules or regulations.

TRANSLATION SERVICES DISCLAIMER

The content on the Office of the New York City Comptroller’s website is currently provided in English. We are providing the “Google Translate” tool on our website to assist visitors with limited English proficiency to access information on the website in other languages. Google Translate cannot translate all types of documents, and it may not give you an exact translation all the time. The translations are made through an automated process, which may not result in accurate or precise translations, particularly of technical and legal terminology. Additionally, some files including graphs, photos and portable document formats (pdfs) cannot be translated through the automated process. Anyone relying on information obtained from Google Translate does so at his or her own risk. The Office of the New York City Comptroller does not warrant or make any promises, assurances, or guarantees as to the accuracy of the translations provided by Google Translate. The City of New York and the New York City Comptroller, its officers, employees, representatives and/or agents shall not be liable for damages or losses of any kind arising out of, or in connection with, the use or performance of such information, including but not limited to, damages or losses caused by reliance upon the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any such information, or damages incurred from the viewing, distributing, or copying of such materials.

Reference in any part of this website to any specific commercial product, process or service by trade name, trademarks, service mark, manufacturer or otherwise, does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the Comptroller.

For additional language assistance please call our Community Action Center: (212) 669-3916 or (800) 800-6385 (outside of NYC) available Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.  See our Language Disclaimers.

You can also contact us by email at action@comptroller.nyc.gov or by regular mail to:

Community Action Center
1 Centre Street, Room 1330
New York, NY 10007

DISCLAIMER FOR THE BUREAU OF PUBLIC FINANCE

No offering of securities is made or is intended to be made through the City of New York’s Official Statement(s) that may appear on this website in electronic form. The City of New York does not sell securities directly to investors. From time to time, the City makes a primary offering of securities through underwriters and other dealers who must be licensed in the jurisdictions in which they offer securities. All of the information presented on this site is valid as of the date of issuance. Information about the Comptroller and New York City is constantly changing, and users should note that neither the Comptroller nor the City of New York is obligated to update the disclosure made in this site.

DISCLAIMER FOR THE BUREAU OF AUDIT

NOTICE: The audits contained in this site or in links to this site have been conducted pursuant to the New York City Charter and in accordance with Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (“GAGAS”). The audits include background and information regarding many City agencies, and present certain conclusions reached by the Comptroller’s auditors following a review performed in accordance with GAGAS. Users should note that the agencies audited sometimes disagree with the findings and conclusions reached in the audits and that each agency’s response is, in accordance with the Charter, appended to the audit of that agency. Complete paper copies of each agency’s response can be obtained from the Comptroller. The views, conclusions, statistics or other information appearing in such responses do not necessarily represent those of the Comptroller’s auditors.

DISCLAIMER FOR THE BUREAU OF LAW & ADJUSTMENT

Re: CLAIMS FORMS WITH INSTRUCTIONS: The Comptroller will not accept any claim or claim form filed by electronic mail or which is transmitted electronically. The claim forms provided on this website are not official forms. In order to file an official claim, for filing instructions or to ascertain the status of their claims,claimants must file their claims in accordance with the requirements of the General Municipal Law, and must serve such claims upon the City in person or by registered or certified mail.

DISCLAIMER FOR THE COMMUNITY ACTION CENTER

NOTICE: The Community Action Center (“CAC”) responds to concerns on behalf of the Comptroller’s constituents. By addressing constituents’ concerns, CAC is not thereby representing such constituents, nor does it render legal advice. Users rely on any response or other information provided by CAC at their own risk, and should consult their own counsel before proceeding with any legal action. CAC assumes no responsibility for any documents that may be submitted to it for consideration in connection with a constituent’s concerns. CAC will not accept any documents filed electronically. Pension recipients are advised to call the number indicated on this page for current, updated pension information

Re: Whistleblower Protection Information – The Comptroller makes no representation or warranty that the identities of users who choose to contact the Comptroller electronically can be kept anonymous.

DISCLAIMER FOR THE PRESS OFFICE

Images of people or places displayed in this website are either the property of, or used with permission by, the Comptroller. Any unauthorized use of these images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws and the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.

JOB POSTINGS DISCLAIMER

Please note that there are two types of job listings on the Home Page, those with a specific deadline for application and those without such a deadline. Job postings without a specific deadline for application listed on this page may already have been filled, and the Comptroller makes no representation as to the status of those job listings. ALL inquiries about job listings should be made in writing to the address indicated.