Doña Ana County, NM
 
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[Adopted 3-12-1991 by Ord. No. 91-91]
There is imposed on any person engaging in business in this County for the privilege of engaging in business in this County an excise tax equal to 1/8 of 1% of the gross receipts reported or required to be reported by the person pursuant to the New Mexico Gross Receipts and Compensating Tax Act as it now exists or as it may be amended.[1] The tax imposed under this article is pursuant to the County Gross Receipts Tax Act as it now exists or as it may be amended and shall be known as the "County gross receipts tax."
[1]
Editor's Note: See NMSA § 7-9-1 et seq.
This article hereby adopts by reference all definitions, exemptions and deductions contained in the Gross Receipts and Compensating Tax Act as it now exists or as it may be amended.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See NMSA § 7-9-1 et seq.
No County gross receipts tax shall be imposed on the gross receipts arising from:
A. 
The transmission of messages by wire or other means from one point within the County to another point outside the County; or
B. 
Transporting persons or property for hire by railroad, motor vehicle, air transportation or any other means from one point within the County to another point outside the County.
[Amended 4-12-2005 by Ord. No. 219-05]
The revenue derived from the County gross receipts tax shall be used for the purpose provided by statute, specifically, effective January 1, 2006, each year that the tax is in effect, all funds shall be dedicated to the Indigent Hospital and County Health Care Fund 470 for the support of indigent patients who are residents of Doña Ana County.
The effective date of the County gross receipts tax shall be July 1, 1991.