2018 Campaign finance filing dates

Here is a handy chart of filing dates for Nevada PACs and others who are required to file campaign contribution and expense reports with the Secretary of State.

Report Due Date Period
Report #1 May 22, 2018 Jan. 1, 2018 – May 18, 2018
Report #2 June 8, 2018 May 19, 2018 – June 7, 2018
Report #3 October 16, 2018 June 8, 2018 – Oct. 12, 2018
Report #4 November 2, 2018 Oct 13, 2018 – Nov 1, 2018
Report #5 January 15, 2019 Nov 2, 2018 – Dec 31, 2018
Annual January 15, 2019 Only required if all five prior reports were not filed.

For organizations that are also required to file Form 8872 with the IRS (for quarterly filers who file electronically – deadlines are different if filing monthly or on paper):

Report Due Date Period
First Quarter April 15, 2018 Jan 1, 2018 – March 31, 2018
Pre-Election Report May 31, 2018 April 1, 2018 – May 23, 2018
Second Quarter July 15, 2018 April 1, 2018 – June 30, 2018
Third Quarter Oct. 15, 2018 July 1, 2018 – Sept 30, 2018
Pre-Election Report Oct. 25, 2018 Oct 1, 2018 – Oct. 17, 2018
Post-Election Report Dec. 6, 2018 Oct 18, 2018 – Nov 26, 2018
Year-end Jan 31, 2019 Nov 27, 2018 – Dec 31, 2018
Semi-Annual July 31, 2019 Jan 1, 2019 – June 30, 2019
Year-end Jan 31, 2020 July 1, 2019 – Dec 31, 2019

You can download a PDF of these charts here: 2018 Nevada Campaign report deadlines