Maximum Individual Contribution is $1,000 in an election cycle.
- You may enter an alternate address in lieu of your residential address only if you are admitted into the Address Confidentiality Program pursuant to General Statutes § 54-240 (a) or if you are one of the individuals with protected address status articulated in General Statutes §1-217.
(1) The law requires disclosure for each itemized contribution made by a lobbyist, the spouse of a lobbyist or any dependent child of a lobbyist who resides in the lobbyist’s household. General Statutes § 9-608 (c) (1) (H). The term lobbyist includes anyone required by law to register as a lobbyist with the Office of State Ethics because they (a) expend or agree to expend $3,000 or more in a calendar year on lobbying; OR (b) receive or agree to receive $3,000 or more in a calendar year for lobbying. General Statutes § 1-91. Individual lobbyists may contribute to candidate committees and exploratory committees for municipal office up to the limits for those offices.
(2) A “business with which you are associated” refers to any business in which the contributor is a director, officer, owner, limited or general partner, or stockholder of 5% of more of the total stock of the business.
Contributions in support of electing candidates are NOT tax deductible.