After forming a limited liability company (LLC), you must undertake certain steps on an ongoing basis to keep your business in compliance. These steps are also important in preserving the limited liability an LLC provides its owner(s). This guide outlines the ongoing requirements for West Virginia LLCs.
LLC taxes and fees
The following are taxation requirements and ongoing fees for West Virginia LLCs:
- Annual report. West Virginia requires LLCs to file an annual report by July 1. The filing fee is $25.
- Taxes. For complete details on state taxes for West Virginia LLCs, visit Business Owner's Toolkit or the State of West Virginia.
- Federal tax identification number (EIN). An EIN is required for LLCs that will have employees. Additionally, most banks require an EIN in order to open a business bank account.
- State tax identification number. West Virginia does not require a state tax identification number.
Business licenses and/or permits are required for most businesses. The BizFilings Business License Application Package can help you stay on top of these requirements.
Additional West Virginia information
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