Political organization disclosures search tips - advanced 8872 search details

The Advanced 8872 Search can find all electronic submissions of Form 8872.  The Advanced 8872 Search allows the use of ANY or ALL Form 8872 fields in your query.

There are two steps to an Advanced 8872.  First, select the field(s) that you want to include in your search by clicking the checkbox next to the appropriate field.  Once you have chosen your desired field(s), click the Next Step button, which produces a search form page.  Second, use the search form page to enter your criteria into the chosen fields and click the Submit Advanced Search button to obtain your results.  If you want to reset your search, click the Reset Search button.

Important:   Notice that the fields you choose for your search are listed by the date information is available.  If you search fields across multiple date ranges, your search results will be limited to the most recent date range.  For example, a search for Date of Contribution and Name of Organization will only return forms submitted since December 2002, the earliest date for which information is available.