Register a Foreign LLC in New Mexico
To register a foreign LLC in New Mexico, you must file a New Mexico Foreign Limited Liability Company Application for Registration with the New Mexico Secretary of State, Corporations Bureau. You can submit this document by mail or in person. The Application for Registration costs $100 to file. The following guide on registering a foreign LLC in New Mexico answers the most common questions about how to file the New Mexico Application for Registration, but you can also sign up for our New Mexico Foreign LLC service and let Northwest handle the details for you.
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Foreign New Mexico LLC Application for Registration
What does it cost to register a foreign LLC in New Mexico?
$100 for normal 15 day processing.
How long does it take for the state to process the New Mexico Application for Registration?
Normal Processing: up to 1 month, plus additional time for mailing.
How will I get verification of registration back from New Mexico?
A Certificate of Registration and a copy of the filed application will be returned to you by mail.
What forms do I file with New Mexico to register my out of state LLC?
The Application for Registration form in duplicate, a Statement of Acceptance of Appointment by Designated Initial Registered Agent form, a Certificate of Good Standing or Existence and the filing fee are required.
What do I need from my home state?
A Certificate of Good Standing or Existence is required.
Does it need to be an original copy?
Yes, unless electronically issued.
How current does the certificate need to be?
It must be current within 30 days of filing.
Will I need an New Mexico registered agent for my LLC?
Yes, when you hire Northwest as your New Mexico registered agent we scan service of process so you can view it immediately. It’s the same price every year, and there are no weird fees or cancellation fees.
You’ll also see all the pre-populated forms and specific filing instructions on the thank you page, in your online account, and they will be emailed to you immediately upon signing up for 1 year of registered agent service.
Does the New Mexico registered agent need to sign the filing?
How can I file the New Mexico Application for Registration?
By mail or in person.
What is the state agency that accepts the out of state registration?
New Mexico Secretary of State
325 Don Gaspar, Suite 300
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Do the signatures on the New Mexico LLC application need to be original?
One needs to be an original and the duplicate can be a copy.
Who has to sign the foreign LLC filing?
A person who has authority to sign on behalf of the LLC must sign the form.
Are there any weird things about registering in New Mexico?
County filing or publication is not necessary for out of state LLCs, unless specifically required by the county in which your registered agent resides.
Are there ongoing New Mexico annual report and/or initial reporting requirements?
No NM annual reports are required.
What about New Mexico taxes?
How do I withdraw a business from New Mexico?
You can withdraw a business from New Mexico by filing an Application for Cancellation of Registration.
What are your fees?
You’ll need to have an New Mexico registered agent. We charge $125 a year to act as your registered agent in New Mexico. It’s a flat rate, once a year fee, and includes more than other registered agents.
We charge a $100 one-time filing service fee if you would like us to obtain the certificates needed from your home state, and register your company in any state you choose. We have offices in every state and can act as your registered agent and make your filings for you in any state. If you would like to register with multiple states at once, we can usually drop our filing service fee down.