How Do I Form A Corporation in New Mexico?


We make it easy to start your corporation in New Mexico. DBI Global Filings will handle all aspects of forming your corporation. Here is what we do for you:

  • Check your company name for availability with the New Mexico Secretary of State
  • Prepare and review the certificate of formation
  • Provide an New Mexico registered agent office and legal address
  • Submit initial corporation filing fee to New Mexico
  • Notify you of any annual compliance requirements

Here is some basic information for your review.

How do I set up a corporation in New Mexico?

  1. Select a company name. When forming a New Mexico corporation, the following designators are allowed:
    • Corporation
    • Corp.
    • Incorporated
    • Inc.
    • Company
    • Co.
    • Limited
    • Ltd.
  2. State your email address and phone number.
  3. State the number of authorized shares
  4. State the purpose of your corporation
  5. State the duration of your corporation. By default, the corporation duration is "perpetual".
  6. State the principal place of business for the corporation. The address must be a "physical" location.
  7. State the mailing Address: Include street number, street name, city, state and zip code. A PO Box IS acceptable.
  8. State the names and complete address of the initial directors.
  9. You can also have other provisions named.

Does New Mexico allow for an effective date request?

Yes. You can have New Mexico delay forming your corporation for up to 90 days in advance.  

Can I reserve a corporation name in advance of formation?

Yes. A name may be reserved for a period of 120 days. There is a $20 filing fee to reserve a corporation name.

Does New Mexico require a principal office address to be listed on the certificate?


Does New Mexico permit a mailing address to be listed on the certificate?


Does New Mexico need a duration listed on the certificate of incorporation?

Yes. However, it's easiest to list the duration as "perpetual".

Do I need to list a corporation purpose on the certificate of formation?

Yes. New Mexico requires that a purpose be listed on the certificate. However, most filers use a general business purpose statement.

Do I need to provide New Mexico an email address?

No. New Mexico does NOT require an email address.

How much does it cost for a corporation in New Mexico?

New Mexico charges an initial filing fee of $100.

Are there any annual renewal fees in New Mexico?

Yes. Every domestic and foreign limited liability company registered to do business in New Mexico shall file an annual report fee $25. The annual report and fee is due on the 15th day of the fourth month after the close of the corporation's fiscal year.

How long does it take to get a corporation in New Mexico?

New Mexico takes about 2-4 business days to setup your corporation and receive your certificate.

How do I get an EIN number in New Mexico?

Employer Identification Numbers (EINs) are issued by the Internal Revenue Service. States do not issue EIN numbers.

What does DBI Global Filings do? How much do you charge?

Upon receiving your order, we prepare the articles of formation, ensure that the information complies with New Mexico state law, and review the filing for accuracy. We charge a one-time processing fee and an annual registered agent fee. Our processing fees are listed on our order form.

Information about other states is available by selecting a state from the menu below. Visit New Mexico website for more detailed information about incorporating. Thank you for your interest in forming a New Mexico corporation.


Our Incorporation Specialists are available by telephone, email or live chat.

Why order a corporation from DBI Global Filings, LLC?

  • Easy to order online, by phone or live chat
  • Transparent pricing -- our processing fee plus state fees -- no hidden fees
  • Experienced document retrieval staff
  • Same business day processing in most cases
  • Email and/or hard copy delivery
  • All major credit cards, Western Union and bank wires accepted
  • In business since 1986
  • Lifetime customer support

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