Personal Financial Statement (PFS) Filers

Individuals Appointed to Office


File PFS on Paper


*** TEC Filers: Only an individual appointed to office has the option to file a paper Form PFS. All other state officers and candidates must file the PFS electronically. ***

Under new state law effective May 29, 2017, a PFS filed with the Texas Ethics Commission by an appointed officer may be filed electronically using the online filing application or on a paper Form PFS-TEC. To file a PFS using the online filing application, see File Reports Electronically: Personal Financial Statement Filing . Also see Benefits of Electronic Filing.

1. Form PFS-TEC – To file a PFS with the Commission on a paper form as an appointed officer, use any of the following options to fill out Form PFS and print a copy of the completed form to file with the Commission.

  • Use E-Form PFS-TEC for editing with Adobe Reader or Acrobat and print a paper copy to file. This IS NOT used for filing the PFS electronically. This is only used to prepare and print a copy to file in a paper format. Read here for How-To-Use E-Forms. Click the appropriate year below:
  • Period Covered: January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017
    (Form PFS-TEC 2018) | Instructions: PDF
    Period Covered: January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016
    (Form PFS-TEC 2017) | Instructions: PDF
    Period Covered: January 1, 2015 through December 31, 2015
    (Form PFS-TEC 2016)| Instructions: PDF
  • Print Form PFS-TEC and fill out the paper copy.
    Period Covered: January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017 (Form PFS-TEC 2018) | Instructions: PDF
    Period Covered: January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016 (Form PFS-TEC 2017) | Instructions: PDF
    Period Covered: January 1, 2015 through December 31, 2015 (Form PFS-TEC 2016) | Instructions: PDF
    If you are unable to use the PDF form, please contact us at 512-463-5800 for an alternate version.
  • 2. Form PFS – Instruction Guide (pdf file)

    The Form PFS Instruction Guide is intended for completing the PFS on a paper form. If you are using the Commission’s electronic online filing application to complete a PFS, please use the Page Help instructions that are accessible from within the application.

    3. Corrected Financial Statement and Good-Faith Affidavit – To correct a PFS with the Commission on a paper form as an appointed officer, you must submit a completed Corrected Financial Statement and Good-Faith Affidavit with the corrected Form PFS.

  • E-Forms
  • Corrected Financial Statement (2018) (2017) (2016)
    Good-Faith Affidavit (to raise a defense to late filing) Affidavit of Defense
  • Paper Forms
  • Corrected Financial Statement (2018) (2017) (2016)
    Good-Faith Affidavit (to raise a defense to late filing) Affidavit of Defense

     

    Last Revision: December 5, 2017
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