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May 19, 2022 - 4:05 pm

The Bernalillo County Rental Assistance Program is still taking applications.  Please click here to enroll.    

May 19, 2022 - 2:17 pm

ALL NEW MEXICANS are eligible to receive stimulus payments from the State of NM of up to $750 ($1500 for families) in 2022.  The details: Two bills passed in 2022 which provide for “rebates” or “relief payments” (a.k.a. stimulus...

May 10, 2022 - 10:05 am

They're called ILLEGAL LOCKOUTS - it happens to families across New Mexico. In this video our housing managing attorney offers tips on what to do if this happens to you.  

April 8, 2022 - 8:37 am

New Mexico Legal Aid recently became aware that the NM Department of Workforce Solutions has issued a form letter notifying certain former UI applicants who were denied benefits during the Pandemic of their right to apply retroactively for a federal disaster...

March 15, 2022 - 9:30 am

Register for April 12, 2022, 5:00 MT Tax Preparation Workshop, “IRS Better Have My Money! 2022 Tax Preparation Workshop” (English) here: https://actionnetwork.org/forms/it-is-tax-season-again

March 1, 2022 - 11:31 am

The eviction process is a very quick one in New Mexico. Our housing managing attorney gives an overview as to what happens if a landlord seeks to evict you.

February 17, 2022 - 9:46 am

  IT’S TAX SEASON: FILE NOW  1.  Free in-person income tax preparation by appointment only!  You can make an appointment with Tax Help New Mexico at  taxhelpNM.org or call the Tax Help Resource Hotline at 505-247-3671...

February 16, 2022 - 12:50 pm

Our tax attorneys look at different ways to maximize your return.

February 14, 2022 - 12:39 pm

Our tax attorney discusses the impact of not filing your taxes and the benefits you may lose as a result.

February 10, 2022 - 3:45 pm

Free legal services for Tribal Members living on or near the 19 Pueblos or Mescalero Apache Nation in New Mexico.

February 10, 2022 - 2:06 pm

As a taxpayer there are protections in place against predatory tax preparers. Our tax attorney gives an overview of some of your important rights.

February 9, 2022 - 12:42 pm

This segment looks at the responsibilities consumers needs to be aware of before signing off on any tax documents prepared by a tax preparer.

February 7, 2022 - 4:25 pm

During this segment our staff attorney offers tips for preparing your taxes.  

February 2, 2022 - 9:53 am

Two New Mexico counties will resume evictions starting February 1, 2022. The rest of the state as soon as March. Here are tips if you are facing eviction.

February 1, 2022 - 6:00 pm

Starting February 1, 2022 the New Mexico Supreme Court Eviction Moratorium will be lifted in parts of New Mexico and is expected to be lifted for the entire state in March.