Arent Fox Political Law attorneys are able to assist political committees, candidates, non-profits, Super PACs and corporations in organizing and operating political committees at the national, state, and local level. Through our intimate knowledge of FEC, IRS, FCC, and state and local campaign laws, Arent Fox can guide you through the complicated and nuanced system of organizing and operating a political committee.
Our work includes filing Statements of Incorporation, Organization and Candidacies, and completing all necessary IRS tax registration forms. Our organizational work also includes, compliance with Corporate laws establishing a board of directors and officers for new political corporations, acquiring insurance, drafting by-laws and internal operating manuals for PACs and Corporate compliance programs, reviewing bank accounts, Labor and Employment Compliance, devising systems for receipts, disbursements and operations, and representing the committee on regulatory compliance questions. We work closely with several contractors that provide full back-office support so political committees can run efficient and high quality political campaigns and issue advocacy campaigns.
Arent Fox even has experience in developing fundraising and advertising strategies to assist committees in maximizing their contributions and message in a cost-effective way.