U.S. Political Contributions & Disclosures

eBay's purpose is to pioneer new communities around the world, built on commerce, sustained by trust, and inspired by opportunity.

The mission of eBay's Global Government Relations team aligns with the Company’s Purpose:

To be a world-class government relations organization that proactively interacts with policymakers and elected officials to ensure that eBay achieves its business goals and enables economic opportunity for people worldwide.

In line with this philosophy, eBay's Government Relations team believes it is important to disclose our lobbying and political activity in a clear and transparent fashion. Please note: all eBay Political Action Committee contributions promote the interests of the company and will be made without regard for the private political preferences of executives.

The mission of the eBay Political Action Committee (eBay Inc. Committee for Responsible Internet Commerce) is as follows:

The eBay PAC in all of its activities, contributions, and support of civil government, exists to support the eBay community and eBay sellers through candidates and groups who support empowerment of online small business. The eBay PAC supports justice, integrity, and diversity in Government. The PAC board, directors, and members shall weigh these standards in deciding candidates to support.

Please click on one of the following links to find detailed information regarding the Company's political contributions and expenditures. If you have further questions, please contact us.

Contributions to U.S. Federal Candidates and Committees

Contributions to U.S. State Candidates and Committees

Trade Association Memberships and Dues

Political Organization ("527s") Memberships and Dues



2023 Global Transparency Report

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