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.  This is a erse section within the Secretary of States Office offering a wide variety of information and services.  For your convenience, this information has been categorized. For specific information, click one of the links below.  If you have any problem finding what you are looking for, please contact us at

is designed to answer many of the questions you may have when registering your business in West Virginia and to make the registration process as as possible. Click on the link aboveto download and print the guide for your convenient reference as you proceed through the registration process.

to take advantage of the incentives available to veterans who are considering registering their veteranowned business or wish to bring their outofstate veteranowned business into West Virginia. There are also valuable veteran resource links available here.

West Virginia Laws for Business and Licensing Code Book

Veteran Owned Business Waiver Boots To Business

Download theWest Virginia Business  Licensing Code Book Purchase RequestformCBPR to request a copy of the current years Code Book.

West Virginia Secretary of State encourages veterans to succeed in the transition from military service to private business ownership. Visit ourVeteran Owned Business