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Business Resources in New Mexico

An abundance of legal, economic and statistical information is available through the following websites for starting and managing a business in New Mexico.

State Resources | Assistance | Business Organizations | Federal Resources
Statistics | Trademarks Patents | News & Media | Library Resources

State Government Agency Resources

New Mexico Taxation and Revenue Department
provides forms for personal, gross receipts and corporate taxes and explanatory publications.

  • New and Small Business Education Center is an online webpage describing how to register a business in New Mexico, services and information the department offers, a "checklist" of other agencies and resources, and business-related taxes and credits administered by Taxation and Revenue.

New Mexico Economic Development Department
facilitates business opportunities and growth throughout the state, and provides a wide range of services for New Mexico businesses & communities as well as information for corporations considering a relocation or expansion into our state.

New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions 
for employer services and labor market information.

Public Regulation Commission (PRC) oversees the Corporations Bureau
where you will find information and forms for incorporation in New Mexico.

New Mexico Supreme Court Law Library
provides links to New Mexico statutes, rules, and regulations as well as legal forms, New Mexico courts, and case look-up.

State of New Mexico
the homepage of New Mexico State Government with links to all branches of state government and useful information about New Mexico.

Los Alamos National Laboratory Business Resource Guide
"A Resource Guide for New Mexico Businesses Interested in Government Contracting or Utilizing Various Resources Throughout the State."


New Mexico Business Organizations

Federal Resources


  • Bureau of Business and Economic Research
    at the University of New Mexico conducts economic and demographic research and analysis for the State of New Mexico; find population and economic census information for New Mexico, with links to the U.S. Census.
  • Labor Analysis Statistics & Economic Research (LASER)
  • Bureau of Economic Analysis produces economic statistics to provide a comprehensive, up-to-date picture of the U.S. economy, particularly the national income and product accounts (NIPA's), which feature the estimates of gross domestic product (GDP) and related measures.
  • FedStats - “The gateway to statistics from over 100 U.S. Federal agencies”
  • SBA Office of Advocacy provides links to economic statistics and research.

Trademarks and Patents

News and Media

Library Resources

The State Library has many resources to help write a business plan and research topics such as marketing, management, employee relations, training, business and technical writing, financing and advertising.

  • Databases
    • Gale's Business Insight Essentials provides company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and business periodicals.
  • The Southwest Room of the State Library has an extensive collection of New Mexico newspapers, the New Mexico Business Directory, and business journals of special interest for New Mexico including New Mexico Business Journal, New Mexico Business Weekly, and New Mexico Woman.

For further assistance from the New Mexico State Library Information Services click on Ask-a-Librarian, or call 505-476-9702.