Political Committees and Campaign Finance Reports

Candidate Committee

A Candidate must register if the candidate receives contributions or makes expenditures (in any combination) of at least $1,100 in connection with that candidacy (i.e. receives $550 and spends $550).  The Committee must account for all monies or things of value received and expended by them, their campaign committee or individuals on behalf of a person's candidacy for public office. 


The Arizona Legislature recently passed HB 20178 the law lowers the threshold requirement to create a candidate committee from $1,100 to $500.  The effective date of the law will not be know until the legislature adjourns sine die. 

Political Action Committee (PAC)

An entity must register as a PAC if the entity is organized for the "primary purpose" of influencing an election; and the entity knowingly receives contributions or makes expenditures (in any combination) of at least $1,100 in connection with any election during a calendar year.  

Political Committee and Campaign Finance Forms

Campaign Finance Reports

Disclaimer: This information is provided as a public service under the authority of A.R.S. 16-916(A)(3). The Town of Paradise Valley makes no warranty, representation or guaranty as to the content, sequence, accuracy, timeliness or completeness of any of the information provided herein. The Town of Paradise Valley shall assume no liability for:

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Fall 2018 Election Cycle

CommitteeStatement of OrganizationJanuary 151st Quarter2nd QuarterPre-Primary3rd QuarterPre-General4th QuarterTermination
Committee to elect James Anton for Town CouncilCommittee Statement (PDF)
NAReport (PDF)ReportReportReport

Jerry For Mayor of Paradise ValleyCommittee Statement (PDF)
NAReport (PDF)ReportReportReport**Report
PAC - For The Best Paradise ValleyCommittee Statement (PDF)
Ellen for CouncilCommittee Statement (PDF)

Time for Thomasson for CouncilCommittee Statement (PDF)


** No General Election in Paradise Valley.  Local candidate filing not required. 

Paul Dembow ran in this election cycle; however, candidates are not required to create a political committee and file campaign finance reports until the candidate exceeds the $1,100 threshold, in any combination, of contributions and expenditures.

Note: Scott Moore, Julie Pace, and Mark Stanton are not running in this election cycle.  They are not required to file campaign finance reports this year pursuant to A.R.S. 16-927(B).  

Prior Election Reports

Fall 2016 Election Cycle Campaign Finance Reports

Calendar 2019

Committee1st Quarter2nd Quarter3rd Quarter4th QuarterTermination
PAC - For the Best Paradise ValleyReportReportReport