TO: Tom Wagner, Director
Summit County Board of Elections
You have requested an advisory opinion on the following issue:
Is a local political party permitted to lump sum headquarters expenses when all contributions and all election related expenditures are listed individually on their finance reports?
SYLLABUS: A local political party is not permitted to lump sum headquarters expenses but must list, with reasonable specificity, the object or purpose for any and all expenditures of the political party.