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Starting a West Virginia LLC

Incorporating as an LLC may sound daunting but it’s as easy as answering a few simple questions. Don’t know much about incorporating? No problem. We have everything you need to get your West Virginia LLC started right away:
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Before you start

You'll have to provide some basic information so we can help you form your LLC in west virginia. Here's what your state needs to know:
The name of your business
Your business address
Who's forming and managing your LLC
Your industry
A short statement of purpose

Running a West Virginia LLC

When you’re finished forming your West Virginia LLC, there are just a few more steps. Follow these steps to complete your LLC:
Step 1. Obtain a Registered Agent
You have the choice to be your own Registered Agent, or hire a professional. We can help with our Registered Agent service. The state of West Virginia also requires a registered office within the state.
Step 2. Set Up an EIN
To help identify your West Virginia LLC easily, the IRS gives business entities a unique Employer Identification Number.
Step 3. Write Up an Operating Agreement
An LLC Operating Agreement is a great step to take soon after you form your West Virginia LLC. The state doesn’t make it mandatory but if you do choose to create one, you can either do it in writing or verbally.
Step 4. Form an Organizational Meeting
Start your West Virginia LLC on the right note. Have an organizational meeting with your LLC members and make business decisions that’ll have a lasting impact on your company.
Step 5. Turn in an Initial Report
You’ll need to submit an Initial Report, also known as a WV Business Registration in West Virginia. The fee is $30.