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Forms & Instructions
Personal Financial Statement

PFS For Appointed TEC Filers


1. Form PFS-TEC – To file a paper 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. Note: Only appointees have an exception to file a paper PFS report. See Filing a Personal Financial Statement Report to file an electronic PFS report.

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.

4. Participation Form for Holdovers (Form PFS-PF) for agency filers

An appointed officer who resigns or whose term of office expires AND who ceases to participate in agency functions is not required to file the personal financial statement that is due because of service in that office after the resignation date or term expiration date. If your term expired or you resigned before January 1 of the current year AND you ceased to participate in the functions of the agency, you may not be required to file future personal financial statements. If this situation applies to you, you must give written notice to the Governor’s Office and to the Texas Ethics Commission. Notice to the Texas Ethics Commission can be given by filing Form PFS-PF (Participation Form). Email your completed Form PFS-PF to affidavits@ethics.state.tx.us.

5. Trustee Statement (for reporting Blind Trusts)