AFIT-PAC: Automotive Free International Trade PAC
P: 800.234.8748
F: 703.684.8920
FAQ: Just The Facts

Who can give to AFIT-PAC?

AFIT-PAC can accept contributions from U.S. citizens or permanent residents 18 years of age and older and other federal political committees.

Who cannot give to AFIT-PAC?

AFIT-PAC cannot accept contributions from foreign nationals who lack permanent resident status, federal contractors, national banks, labor union treasury funds, and corporations.

How much can individuals and other federal political committees contribute to AFIT-PAC?

AFIT-PAC can accept contributions from an individual’s personal funds up to $5,000 per calendar year per individual or $10,000 per couple per calendar year.

AFIT-PAC can accept up to $5,000 from other federal political committees per calendar year.

No contributor may be reimbursed for their contribution.

Important Information

The contribution limits to AFIT-PAC are separate from the contribution limits to individual candidates and other federal political committees. AFIT-PAC is not affiliated with DEAC or any other political committee or organization. Contributions to AFIT-PAC are not tax deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes. Federal law requires us to collect and report the name, mailing address, occupation, and name of employer of individuals whose contribution exceeds $200 in a calendar year.

What People Are Saying

Jim Lentz: President, Toyota Motor Sales USA
"AFIT-PAC enables those lawmakers who support free trade and oppose legislation that will hurt your business, to have the resources to fight for free trade and defend themselves from protectionist challengers."
John Mendel: Executive VP, Automobile Operations of American Honda Motor Co., Inc.,
"AFIT-PAC ensures that lawmakers on Capitol Hill understand the importance of our industry, the jobs we provide and the benefits of free competition."
For more information about the PAC, or to request a candidate contribution,
please contact AFIT PAC's Executive Director, Mary Hanagan at 1-800-234-8748.
In the Washington area, the local number is 703-684-8880.