Incorporating West Virginia Corporations
What is a West Virginia corporation?
West Virginia corporations are legal entities separate from the shareholders. The shareholders elect to have an incorporator make the action to incorporate a West Virginia corporation to create a separate entity from them personally.
How much do West Virginia corporations cost?
A West Virginia corporation will cost $50 to file the articles of incorporation.
How to form West Virginia corporations:
It will take 1-2 business days to process your West Virginia corporation articles of incorporation if you file by mail or online.
If you need a federal tax ID number, that can be obtained online immediately with the IRS.
How are West Virginia corporations regulated?
West Virginia Corporations are governed by the West Virginia Code - Chapter 31D, West Virginia Business Corporation Act.
West Virginia corporations require:
West Virginia articles of incorporation must include a corporate name indicator such as inc, corporation, or incorporated; a corporate purpose; the number of West Virginia corporation shares you would like to authorize; the par value of the shares; the West Virginia registered agent and office address; the name and address of each incorporator; the mailing address of the principal office; and an email address where annual report reminders may be sent.
You can file articles of incorporation yourself and use our free West Virginia corporate tools we provide in your online account, or you can pay our $100 incorporating West Virginia service fee and we'll do it for you. When you pay us to form your West Virginia corporation, your money actually goes back into the local community. Why? Because we actually do business in West Virginia, just like you.
When we incorporate a West Virginia corporation, our service includes:
Total incorporating West Virginia package for only $275 to form a West Virginia corporation, and that includes the state filing fees.MORE HELPFUL TIPS
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