Each state has different requirements for forming a limited liability company (LLC). Whether you are starting a business or incorporating a business already in existence, you'll want to understand the state requirements for LLC formation.
At BizFilings, we clearly outline our fees and the West Virginia state fees. When you view our pricing to form an LLC you plainly see:
The LLC name must end with "Limited Liability Company," "Limited Company," "LLC," "L.L.C.," "LC" or "L.C." The name must not be the same as or deceptively similar to a name already in use by another existing LLC or foreign LLC qualified to do business in West Virginia without either written consent of the other LLC or a court order establishing the right of the applicant to use the name. The name must not imply a purpose other than that stated in the Articles of Organization.
The following are West Virginia’s requirements for the members/managers of LLCs:
The document required to form an LLC in West Virginia is called the Articles of Organization. The information required in the formation document varies by state. West Virginia's requirements include:
West Virginia allows professionals, such as accountants, attorneys and physicians, to form a professional limited liability company (PLLC) .
View the following additional resources BizFilings has for forming and maintaining companies in West Virginia:
The state in which you form your company can provide certain benefits.