Correcting Social Security Numbers After Notice of Commencement of Case

In New Mexico, it is the responsibility of the self-represented debtor to check the "Notice of Chapter ___ Bankruptcy Case, Meeting of Creditors, and Deadlines" within 60 days of submission of the statement of social security number(s) to be sure the correct number(s) were displayed on the Notice. If an error is found, the debtor should proceed as follows:

  1. Prepare and file an Amended Statement of Social Security Number(s).  (note:  this form is a pdf fillable form; this means you can complete it online and print it for signature)
    • The debtor should prepare and sign an Amended Statement of Social Security Number and send it to the Clerk's Office, U. S. Bankruptcy Court, District of New Mexico, PO Box 546, Albuquerque, NM 87103-0546.
  2. Send a Notice of Correction of Social Security Number(s) to all creditors and parties of record in the case and file a Certificate of Mailing of Notice of Correction of Social Security Number(s) with the Clerk's Office.