Statewide and Legislative Candidate Reports

All reports are due by 4:30 p.m. 

Election Year (the year the name of candidate is on the ballot)

Report Due Period Covered
May 19 January 1 - May 14
Friday preceding primary (see *Note) May 15 - Tuesday preceding primary
July 19 May 15 or Wednesday preceding primary - July 14
October 19 July 15 - October 14
Friday preceding general (see *Note) October 15 - Tuesday preceding general
January 19 October 15 or Wednesday preceding general - December 31

*These supplementary reports are required if contributions (monetary, in-kind and loans) received in the covered period equal $10,000 or more for gubernatorial candidates, $5,000 or more for other statewide candidates, or $1,000 or more for general assembly candidates.  

Special Election

In addition to election year reports, special election candidates also are required to file the follow report:

Report Due Period Covered
5th day before the special election From initial activity or prior report through 10 days before the election

Non-Election Year

Report Due Period Covered
January 19 January 1 - December 31

Printed from the Iowa Ethics & Campaign Disclosure Board website on August 13, 2020 at 5:51am.