West Virginia Sales & Use Tax Licensing

Licensing requirements for West Virginia businesses.

Business entities that sell tangible goods or offer services may need to register for sales and use taxes at the state level. Most states require businesses to either incorporate or foreign qualify prior to registering for a sales and use tax account, and many states also ask for the IRS issued EIN number as a part of tax registration.

Sales & Use Tax Licensure

This section applies to businesses that are applying for a license in West Virginia for the first time.

Agency:West Virginia State Tax Department


Filing Method:

Mail or online.

Agency Fee:

$30 registration fee unless the applicant is a nonprofit, foreign retailer, government agency, or only applying for a withholding account or agricultural/farming account.

Harbor Business Compliance Corporation BBB Business Review
© 2012 - 2022 Harbor Compliance. All rights reserved. Harbor Compliance does not provide tax, financial, or legal advice. Use of our services does not create an attorney-client relationship. Harbor Compliance is not acting as your attorney and does not review information you provide to us for legal accuracy or sufficiency. Access to our website is subject to our Terms of Use and Service Agreement.