2018 State Infrequent Filing Calendar

PDF format Calendar version (PDF)

 

Primary election: Tuesday, June 26, 2018
General election:
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

 

Quarterly / Annual calendar

Applies to (refer to Campaign Finance Rule 17):

  • State candidates and state candidate committees whose office does NOT appear on the June 26, 2018 Primary or November 6, 2018 General Election ballots.
  • State Issue committees whose issue does NOT attempt access to or appear on the November 6, 2018 General Election ballot.

Small-Scale Issue Committees (SSIC) are not required to file disclosure reports until they exceed $5,000 in activity. After filing an initial disclosure report and converting to an Issue Committee, they are subject to the disclosure requirements of 1-45-108, C.R.S.


Supplemental report notes:

  • Electioneering Communication (EC) mentions candidates and are part of the regularly scheduled reports for registered committees. EC reports do not apply to Issue Committees.
  • 24 Hour Notice of Major Contributor report periods begin 30 days before the Primary and General Election.  These reports do not apply to 527s and IECs. (1-45-108(2.5), C.R.S.)
  • 48 Hour Notice of Independent Expenditure report periods begin 30 days before the Primary and General Election but only applies to IECs. (1-45-107.5(6), C.R.S.)


2018 Calendar

Report due date Reporting period

January 16, 2018**
2017 4th Quarter report

October 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017

January 16, 2018**
2017 Annual report

January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017.

Annual reports only apply in specific instances for some candidate committees. Reporting periods for an annual report differs from other periods.

The January 16th report does not apply to committees that last filed on December 7, 2017. Their next report is due on April 16, 2018.

April 16, 2018**
2018 1st Quarter report

December 1, 2017 - March 31, 2018
or
January 1, 2018 - March 31, 2018

July 16, 2018**
2018 2nd Quarter report

April 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018

October 15, 2018
2018 3rd Quarter report

July 1, 2018 - September 30, 2018

January 15, 2019
2018 4th Quarter report

October 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018

 ** Date affected by holiday or weekend.

 

I have questions.

The Colorado Campaign and Political Finance Manual is available on the TRACER website for more detailed information. Contact our office at 303-894-2200, ext. 6383 or cpfhelp@sos.state.co.us for assistance.

 

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