CSC Newsletter

The Campaign Spending Commission (“CSC”) Newsletter is sent by email every January and July in an effort to communicate with candidates, noncandidate committees, corporations and anyone interested in receiving the newsletter.  The primary focus of the CSC Newsletter is to provide information regarding issues and policy developments occurring within the Commission.  The CSC Newsletter also provides courtesy reminders to candidates, noncandidate committees and corporations about important reporting deadlines.

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CSC Newsletter – January 2014, Vol. 20, No. 1

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REMEMBER TO CHECK-OFF $3 ON YOUR STATE TAX RETURN The Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission operates from a trust fund called the Hawaii Election Campaign Fund.  This fund depends on Hawaii taxpayers checking off the box on their state income tax form which permits $3 from state funds (or $6 if married and filing a joint return) to be allocated to our trust fund.  Tax filers are informed that participation is voluntary and does not increase their tax or reduce their refund.  Monies in this...

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CSC Newsletter – July 2013, Vol. 19, No. 2

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REMINDER The next report due for Candidate Committees, Noncandidate Committees, and Corporations is the Supplemental Report which must be electronically filed on your respective filing system no later than 11:59 p.m. Hawaiian standard time on July 31, 2013.  The Supplemental Report should cover the period January 1 through June 30, 2013.  Failure to file this report by the deadline may result in a fine. Reporting schedules for the 2014 election are available here: Candidate Committees,...

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CSC Newsletter – January 2013, Vol. 19, No. 1

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REMINDER The next report due for Candidate Committees, Noncandidate Committees, and Corporations is the Supplemental Report which must be electronically filed on your respective filing system no later than 11:59 p.m. Hawaiian standard time on January 31, 2013. For candidates who did not run in the 2012 election, this report should cover the period July 1 through December 31, 2012.  For candidates who ran in the 2012 election as well as noncandidate committees and corporations, this report...

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CSC Newsletter – July 2012, Vol. 18, No. 2

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REMINDER - 1) The next report due for Candidates Running in 2012 and on the Primary Ballotis the 1st Preliminary Primary Report covering the period January 1 through June 30, 2012.  This report is due on July 12, 2012; 2) The next report due for Candidates Not Running in 2012 is the Supplemental Report covering the same period.  This report is due on July 31, 2012; 3) The next report due for Noncandidate Committees and Corporations is the Preliminary Primary Report covering the...

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CSC Newsletter – January 2012, Vol. 18, No. 1

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REMINDER – Supplemental Report Due for Candidate Committees, Noncandidate Committees, and Corporations.   The next report due for Candidate Committees, Noncandidate Committees, and Corporations is the Supplemental Report covering the period July 1 through December 31, 2011.  The Supplemental Report must be electronically filed on your respective filing system (i.e., Candidate Filing System (CFS), Noncandidate Committee Filing System (NCFS), and Corporate Reporting System (CRS)) and...

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CSC Newsletter – July 2011, Vol. 17, No. 2

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REMINDER – Supplemental Report Due for Candidate Committees, Noncandidate Committees, and Corporations.   The next report due for Candidate Committees, Noncandidate Committees, and Corporations is the Supplemental Report covering the period January 1 through June 30, 2011.  The Supplemental Report must be electronically filed on your respective filing system (i.e., Candidate Filing System (CFS), Noncandidate Committee Filing System (NCFS), and Corporate Reporting System (CRS)) and is...

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CSC Newsletter – January 2011, Vol. 17, No. 1

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Next Reporting Deadline:  January 31, 2011.  Candidate and noncandidate committees participating in the 2010 elections must file a Supplemental Report covering November 3 through December 31, 2010.  Candidates that did not run in the 2010 elections must file a Supplemental Report covering July 1 through December 31, 2010.  Candidate and noncandidate committees participating in the Honolulu City Council, District 1 Special Election must file a Final Special Election Period Report covering...

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CSC Newsletter – July 2010, Vol. 16, No. 2

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Next Reporting Deadline: *Candidate Committees: August 2, 2010.  This report is for the period covering January 1, 2010 through June 30, 2010.  Remember, even if you received no contributions and made no expenditures, you are still required to file a report by the deadline.  You may file your report now as the reporting period ended on June 30, 2010.  You do not have to wait until August 2, 2010. *Noncandidate Committees: September 8, 2010.  This report is for the period covering January...

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CSC Newsletter – January 2010, Vol. 16, No. 1

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Next Reporting Deadline: February 1, 2010.  For candidate and noncandidate committees, the Supplemental Report covers the period beginning July 1, 2009 or August 8, 2009 (for Honolulu City Council, District 5 candidates and noncandidate committees participating in the District 5 Special Election) through December 31, 2009.  Remember, even if you received no contributions and made no expenditures, you are still required to file a report by the deadline.  You may file your report now as the...

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CSC Newsletter – July 2009, Vol. 15, No. 2

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2009 TRAINING CLASSES  The times, locations, and dates for Kauai, Maui and Oahu classes are as follows: 8:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m. - Candidate and Candidate Committees11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. - Partial Public Financing for Candidates1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m. - Noncandidate Committees KAUAI - Tuesday, November 3, 2009 State Office Bldg.Conference Rooms A/B/C, 2nd Floor3060 Eiwa Street                                          Lihue, Hawaii MAUI - Tuesday, November 17, 2009  State...

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