What is the responsibility of a treasurer?
  • Keep detailed accounts of all contributions received and made by or on behalf of the candidate (106.06 F.S.).
  • Accounts must be kept up to date – 2 days after a contribution and/or an expenditure is made. 
  • Deposit all funds received by the end of the 5th business day into the campaign depository account. 
  • All deposits shall be accompanied by a bank deposit slip containing the name of each contributor and the amount of each contribution. 
  • Keep a detailed account of all deposits made in any separate interest-bearing accounts or certificate of deposit, and all withdrawals made from these accounts to the primary depository and all interest earned.

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1. Which forms need to be submitted first?
2. Why is the Town's qualifying period only one day?
3. Can I appoint myself as treasurer?
4. What is the responsibility of a treasurer?
5. What is considered a contribution?
6. What are considered unacceptable contributions?
7. Can I loan myself money for my campaign?
8. Are the signed petitions mandatory?
9. Can I put up political signs for my campaign?
10. Who will see my election documents?
11. Do I have to be a resident of Palm Beach to run for Town Council?
12. Do I have to fill out the new Form 6 Financial Disclosure Form?
13. Is the Town Clerk’s office responsible for ensuring my forms are correct?