New Mexico Voluntary Contributions

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New Mexico Voluntary Contributions

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Attach Schedule PIT-D, New Mexico Voluntary Contributions Schedule, to Form PIT-1 if you wish to donate all or part of a refund to one or more of the special funds shown below. You can make a contribution only when your return shows an overpayment (refund). Your PIT-D contribution(s) may not be more than the overpayment.

NOTE: If you are not due a refund, but wish to contribute to any of the funds, DO NOT send the contributions to the Taxation and Revenue Department. Please send them directly to the appropriate address listed below.

Consider your contributions carefully. They cannot be changed or refunded if you change your mind. You may not change contributions on an amended return. The Taxation and Revenue Department will deduct the contribution from your refund and transfer it to the appropriate fund. On a joint return, both individuals must agree to the contributions.

Share with Wildlife
This program, administered by the New Mexico Game and Fish Department, assists non-game or endangered species. Ninety percent (90%) of donations go directly to benefit wildlife through research, habitat protection, public education and wildlife rehabilitation. A free newsletter outlining projects is available through the New Mexico Game and Fish Department contact below. Enter your contribution on line 2 of Schedule PIT-D. Contact: Share with Wildlife, P.O. Box 25112, Santa Fe, NM 87504-5112, or call (505) 476-8111.

Veterans National Cemetery Fund
The New Mexico Department of Veterans' Services administers this fund to increase the size of the Santa Fe National Cemetery. Enter your contribution on line 3 of Schedule PIT-D. The Commission sends contributions, that the Veterans' National Cemetery Fund has received since it began, in excess of $1,070,000 to the Substance Abuse Education Fund. Contact: New Mexico Department of Veterans' Services, P.O. Box 2324, Santa Fe, NM 87504-2324, or call (505) 827-6300.

New Mexico Substance Abuse Education Fund
The New Mexico Public Education Department administers the fund for substance abuse education programs in New Mexico schools. Enter your contribution on line 4 of Schedule PIT-D. Contact: New Mexico Public Education Department, School Health Unit, 120 S. Federal Place, Room 206, Santa Fe, NM 87501, or call (505) 827-1804.

New Mexico Forest Re-Leaf Program
The Forestry Division of the New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department administers this fund through the Conservation Planting Revolving Fund. Donations help a tree-planting grant program for New Mexico communities. Enter your contribution on line 5 of Schedule PIT-D. Contact: New Mexico Forestry Division, P.O. Box 1948, Santa Fe, NM 87505, or call (505) 476-3343.

National Guard Member and Family Assistance
Contributions will be distributed to the Department of Military Affairs for assistance to members of the New Mexico National Guard activated for service in the "global war on terrorism" and to their families. Enter your contribution on line 6 of Schedule PIT-D. Contact: Department of Military Affairs, P.O. Box 2324, Santa Fe, NM 87504-2324, or call (505) 827-6303.

Kids in Parks Education Program
Contributions are for expenditures for the kids in parks education program administered by the State Parks Division of the Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department. Enter your contribution on line 7 of Schedule PIT-D. Contact: New Mexico State Parks Division, P.O. Box 1147, Santa Fe, NM 87504-1147, or call (888) 667-2757 or (505) 476-3384.

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Fund
The fund is appropriated to the Board of Regents of the University of New Mexico for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's disease) research. Money in the fund at the end of a fiscal year reverts to the general fund.

Vietnam Veterans MemorialState Park. Contributions are distributed to the State Parks Division of the New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department for the operation, maintenance, and improvement of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial State Park near Angel Fire, New Mexico. 

Enter your contribution on line 9 of Schedule PIT-D.  Contact: New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department, New Mexico State Parks Division, 1220 S. St. Francis Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87505, or call (505)476-3339 or (888) 667-2757.

 New Mexico Political Parties. You may contribute $2 to any state political party. If you file a joint return, each spouse may contribute $2 to a political party.  Enter in 10a a number from 1 to 7 of the state political party for your donation. For a spouse, enter a number in 10b. In line 10, enter the total amount ($0, $2, or $4).

Veterans Enterprise Fund.  Contributions help carry out the programs, duties, or services of the Department of Veterans’ Services.  Enter your contribution on line 11 of Schedule PIT-D.  Contact: New Mexico Department of Veterans Services, 407 Galisteo Street, Room 142, Santa Fe, NM 87504-2324, or call (505) 827-6300.

Lottery Tuition Fund. Contributions provide tuition assistance for New Mexico resident undergraduates.  Enter your contribution on line 12 of Schedule PIT-D. Contact: Financial Aid Coordinator, New Mexico Higher Education Department, 2048 Galisteo Street, Santa Fe, NM 87505-2100, or call (505)476-8410.

Horse Shelter Rescue Fund. Contributions are distributed to the Horse Shelter Rescue Fund.  The fund helps horse rescue and retirement facilities, registered by the New Mexico Livestock Board, care for homeless horses in New Mexico. The New Mexico Livestock Board administers this fund.  Enter your contribution on line 13 of Schedule PIT-D.  Contact: New Mexico Livestock Board, 300 San Mateo Blvd. NE, Suite 1000, Albuquerque, NM 87108-1500, or call (505) 841-6161.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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