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Important Dates

Deadlines

Pre-Election campaign finance reports are due by at our office by 4:00 p.m, 12 days before the election. Post Election campaign finance reports are due by 4:00 p.m. 38 days after the election.
Use the following link for actual dates:
http://www.sos.state.oh.us/sos/CampaignFinance/filingRed/CFGuide/Resources/CurrentYearCalendar.aspx

Semi-Annual Reports (See link above for actual dates)

Note: Any open campaign committee (excluding judicial candidates) that did not file a post primary report is required to file a semiannual report detailing contributions and expenditures from the date of the last report filed through deadline.

General/Primary Election Reports

Note: If the candidate has contributions or expenditures of $1000.00 or more, a pre-elections report must be filed detailing contributions and expenditures from the date of the last report filed through deadline.
 

Post Election Report

Note: All candidates must file a post elections report detailing contributions and expenditures from the date of the last report filed through seven days prior to the date of filing.
 

Annual Report

Note: Any campaign committee which was not required to file a post general election report must file an Annual report. See link above for actual dates