West Virginia Secretary Of State Office

We provide information for the West Virginia SOS office below. If you need assistance, then use the information listed on this page to contact the West Virginia Secretary of State Office. If you are looking to start a business and want to see if the business name is available, then view how to use the West Virginia business entity and corporation search page.

Entity Formation Fees For West Virginia

Below we list the fees to file articles of organization to form a business entity in West Virginia.

LLC Business Corporation Nonprofit
$100 $50 $25

West Virginia State Licensing Agencies

Below is a listing of the state-level licensing agencies within West Virginia that a business should check for business license requirements.

Licensing Agency Contact Information
Board of Accountancy Physical address:
405 Capitol Street, Suite 908
Charleston, WV 25301

Phone: 304-558-3557
Fax: 304-558-1325

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Email: wvboa@mail.wvnet.edu
Board of Architects Mailing address:
P.O. Box 9125
Huntington, WV 25704-0125

Phone: 304-528-5825

Web: Home Forms
Email: lewilex@mail.wvnet.edu
Board of Landscape Architects Web: Home
Board of Pharmacy Physical address:
2310 Kanawha Blvd E
Charleston, WV 25311

Phone: 304-558-0558
Fax: 304-558-0572

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Email: david.e.potters@wv.gov
Board of Professional Surveyors Physical address:
738 Airport Road
Sutton, WV 26601

Phone: (304) 765-0315
Fax: (304) 765-0316

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Board of Registration for Professional Engineers Physical address:
300 Capitol Street - Suite 910
Charleston, WV 25301

Phone: (304) 558-3554
Fax: (304) 558-6232

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Email: info@wvpebd.org
Division of Labor Physical address:
749 B Building 6, Capitol Complex
Charleston, West Virginia 25305

Phone: 304-558-7890
Fax: 304-558-2415

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Offices of the Insurance Commissioner Physical address:
900 Pennsylvania Avenue
Charleston, WV 25302

Mailing address:
PO Box 50540
Charleston, WV 25305

Phone: 304-558-3386

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Real Estate Commission Physical address:
300 Capitol St., Suite 400
Charleston, WV 25301

Phone: 304-558-3555
Fax: 304-558-6442

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Secretary of State - Business and Licensing Division Physical address:
Bldg. 1, Suite 157-K, 1900 Kanawha Blvd. East
Charleston, WV 25305-0770

Phone: 304-558-8000 or 866-767-8683

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Email: business@wvsos.com
Secretary of State - Charitable Organizations Division Physical address:
Bldg. 1, Suite 157-K, 1900 Kanawha Blvd. East
Charleston, WV 25305

Phone: (304) 558-8000
Fax: (304) 558-0900

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State Tax Department Mailing address:
Taxpayer Services Division, Post Office Box 3784
Charleston, WV 25337-3784

Phone: 304-558-3333 or 1-800-982-8297

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Email: TaxWVTaxAid@wv.gov.
Workforce Mailing address:
P.O. Box 2753
Charleston, WV 25330

Phone: 1-800-252-5627
Fax: 304-558-1979

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  • SOS Office Location

    West Virginia Secretary of State - Business and Licensing Division
    State Capitol Building
    Charleston, WV 25305

  • SOS Office Phone Number

    The West Virginia SOS office phone number is 304-558-8000 or 866-767-8683.

  • SOS State Website

    To view the West Virginia SOS website, please click here.

Map of West Virginia Secretary of State - Business and Licensing Division