Bernalillo:

    • A license is required to engage in business within Bernalillo.
    • Registration form must be filed with Planning & Zoning and a valid business license obtained.
    • See Business Registration Packet for additional information on the Town of Bernalillo website: click here.

 

Corrales:

    • All businesses must have a license. Visit corrales-nm.org/clerk/page/business-registration
    • Prior to obtaining a license, the business must have a New Mexico Gross Receipts Tax Number (CRS). Call the state Taxation & Revenue Department at (505) 841-6200 for information.
    • Must pay a business registration fee of $35 per year
    • Business Registration Application must be completed every year
    • If business is run out of the home, a Home Occupation Permit must be obtained, as well as the business license
    • Call the village for questions: (505) 897-0502

 

Rio Rancho:

Business Registration Instructions: rrnm.gov/409/Business-LicenseRegistration-Instruction

  • Commercial Businesses:
        • Obtain a Business Tax Identification Number (BTIN) at: tap.state.nm.us/tap/
        • Fill out the application on the city website: click here
        • Return all signed forms:
          • In-Person:
            • Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 3200 Civic Center Circle NE, Ste. 150, Rio Rancho, NM 87144
          • By Mail:
            • Office of the City Clerk, 3200 Civic Center Circle NE, Ste. 150, Rio Rancho, NM 87144
          • By Fax: (505) 994-2557
          • By Email
  • Rio Rancho Home Business: rrnm.gov/2653/Home-Based-Business-Registration
        • Obtain a Business Tax Identification Number (BTIN): tap.state.nm.us/tap/
        • Fill out the application: click here
        • If applicable, fill out the application for residential day care for children or adults: click here
        • Return all signed forms:
          • In-Person:
            • City Hall, Office of the City Clerk, 3200 Civic Center Circle NE, Ste. 150, Rio Rancho, NM 87144
          • By Mail:
            • Office of the City Clerk, 3200 Civic Center Circle NE, Ste. 150, Rio Rancho, NM 87144
          • By Fax: (505) 994-2557
          • By Email

 

Sandoval County:

sandovalcountynm.gov/departments/economicdevelopment/business-registration/

  • Cost: $35
  • To obtain your Sandoval County Business Registration:
    • Business must be registered with NM Taxation & Revenue: tax.newmexico.gov
    • Business must be issued a gross receipts tax number (CRS)
    • Fill out the Business Registration Form on the county website: click here
    • Submit the completed form in-person with $35:
      • Bring copy of your CRS number
      • Sandoval County Clerk’s office, 1500 Idalia Road, Building D, Bernalillo, NM 87004

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