SENATE BILL 6
54th legislature - STATE OF NEW MEXICO - first session, 2019
Peter Wirth and Jason C. Harper
RELATING TO TAXATION; AMENDING THE UNIFORM DIVISION OF INCOME FOR TAX PURPOSES ACT TO DETERMINE IN-STATE SALES OF INTANGIBLES AND SERVICES BASED ON MARKET SOURCING RATHER THAN COST OF PERFORMANCE.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO:
SECTION 1. Section 7-4-18 NMSA 1978 (being Laws 1965, Chapter 203, Section 18) is amended to read:
"7-4-18. DETERMINATION OF SALES IN THIS STATE OF SERVICES AND OTHER [THAN TANGIBLE PERSONAL] PROPERTY FOR INCLUSION IN SALES FACTOR.--
A. Sales, other than sales [of tangible personal property] described in Section 7-4-17 NMSA 1978, are in this state [if
A. the income-producing activity is performed in this state; or
B. the income-producing activity is performed both in and outside this state and a greater proportion of the income-producing activity is performed in this state than in any other state based on costs of performance]:
(1) in the case of sale, rental, lease or license of real property, if and to the extent the real property is located in this state;
(2) in the case of rental, lease or license of tangible personal property, if and to the extent the tangible personal property is located in this state;
(3) in the case of sale of a service, if and to the extent the service is delivered to a location in this state; and
(4) in the case of sale, rental, lease or license of intangible property, if and to the extent the intangible property is used in this state.
B. If the state or states of assignment under Subsection A of this section cannot be determined, the state or states of assignment shall be reasonably approximated.
C. If the taxpayer is not taxable in a state to which a sale is assigned pursuant to Subsection A of this section or if the state of assignment cannot be determined or reasonably approximated pursuant to Subsection B of this section, that sale shall be excluded from the numerator and denominator of the sales factor."
SECTION 2. APPLICABILITY.--The provisions of this act apply to taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2019.
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