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Campaign Finance Handbook

The Ohio Campaign Finance Handbook assists all reporting entities in navigating the various regulatory paths established by Ohio law.  Each of the handbook's chapters discusses specific entity types or areas of campaign finance activity and can serve as a map for the reader to understand each area of regulation and reporting applicable to their circumstance. 

Local candidates and other political entities can also receive filing information from the board of elections located in their county. For a list of all county boards of elections, visit the board directory.

 

Campaign Finance Limit Chart

Contribution Limit Chart

The Contribution Limit Chart is adjusted for inflation in each odd-numbered year.

 

Reporting Calendar

Reporting Calendar

The Campaign Finance Reporting Calendar contains filing dates throughout the year. Filing entities submitting reports to a county board of elections should contact the board for special election dates and other filing deadlines. See Ohio Revised Code 3517.10 for complete details of the timing and requirements for most campaign finance reporting.

 

Treasurer's Checklist

Treasurer's Checklist

The Treasurer's Checklist contains items needed for completing various reporting forms.

 

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