Contributions to Monica Rodriguez for City Council 2017 - General are not tax deductible for federal income tax purposes. The Committee may accept contributions of up to $700 per individual, business, organization or PAC. However, contributions from individuals and businesses they own will be aggregated together and subject to one limit. A couple may give $1,400 from a joint account if both parties sign the check. Contributions from lobbyists, lobbying firms registered with the City of Los Angeles, contractors bidding on City contracts of $100,000 or more, and foreign nationals who lack permanent residence in the United States are prohibited. Contributions must be made from the donor’s own funds and may not be reimbursed by any other person.