Legal Disclaimer for Donations
Contributions for Civil Court Judge are not tax-deductible for any purpose under the United States Internal Revenue Code. Contributions by individuals, associations, PACs, unions, partnerships, and LLCs are limited to $33,093 per donor for the Primary Election and $48,559 per donor for the General Election. Partnership contributions over $2,500.00 must be apportioned by each partner’s partnership interest. Contributions from corporations are limited to $5,000.00 in total aggregate giving to all New York State candidates per year. Contributions to a judicial candidate totaling $2,500.00 by an individual or attorney, or $3,500.00 by a group of attorneys and their client may require reassignment of cases involving those individuals from being heard by that judicial candidate. See Rule 151 of the Rules of the Chief Administrator for further guidance. State Law requires that contributions be made in the contributor’s own name and be made from the contributor’s own funds. By making a contribution you are affirming that your contribution is being made from your own personal funds, that you are not being reimbursed in any manner, and that your contribution is not intended to be a loan. You must be at least 18 years of age and a US Citizen or Legal Resident to contribute.