FEC Campaign, Party, & PAC Filing FAQ and Resources

Applies To: Federal Election Commission

Below are links to resources to help you file your FEC reports.

Form Specific Information

How to Prepare & Generate the FEC Form 1
FEC Form 1M (Notice of Multi-Candidate Status)
What are the Triggers to File an FEC Form 2?
Why Can’t I see the FEC Form 3?
How Do I File a FEC Form 3?
Form 3: How Do I Pull a Transaction to a Specific Line?
Form 3 Errors & Warnings
Form 3 Post General Report Instructions
How to add an FEC Form 3Z to a Form 3
Why Can’t I see the FEC Form 3p?
How Do I Get the Multi-Candidate Box Checked on the Form 3X?
Form 3x: Allocations
What is the 0% Federal Allocation used for?
Prohibited Inkind Contributions for Allocable Activities
Form 3X: How Do I Pull a Transaction to a Specific Line?
Form 3X (Party): How Do I Pull a Transaction to a Specific Line?
Estimated Expenses For Form 5 And 24/48 Hour IE Reports


FAQ

How do I e-file with the FEC?
Why are some transactions not itemized on FEC reports?
My FEC Report Failed While Processing. Now What?
Why Are My FEC Reports Aggregating Differently In ISP?
Best Practices for FEC Warnings & Errors
How to Correct Disallowed Reporting Description Warnings on Reports
Why are my Inkinds itemizing on Schedule B?
Why Are My Accrued Expenses Not Itemizing on Schedule D?
About FEC Backdoor Passwords
About JFC Participants, Contributions and Transfers
How Do I Enter An Advance Of Personal Funds For FEC Reporting?
How Do I Report Advances for Travel?
Sort Order Options for FEC Reports


Supported Reports

FEC Form 1 (Statement of Organization)
FEC Form 1M (Notification of Multi-Candidate Status)
FEC Form 2 (Statement of Candidacy)
FEC Form 24-IE (24 Hour Report of Independent Expenditures)
FEC Form 3 (Report of Receipts and Disbursements)
FEC Form 3 – PAC (Report of Receipts and Disbursements)
FEC Form 3P (Reports of Receipts and Disbursements)
FEC Form 3X (Report of Receipts and Disbursements)
FEC Form 3X – Party (Report of Receipts and Disbursements)
FEC Form 48-IE (48 Hour Report of Independent Expenditures)
FEC Form 6 (48-Hour Notice of Contributions / Loan Received)
FEC Form 99 (Miscellaneous Report to the FEC)