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West Virginia Secretary of State Business Entity Search

Prospective business owners, residents of West Virginia, or simply individuals looking to gain information on West Virginia LLCs can utilize the West Virginia Secretary of State Business Organization Search. Users have two search parameters to select from; they can search by Organization or Agent/Officer/Name. After entering information into one of the two search boxes, select the grey Search button to execute the search. If users want a more detailed oriented search, they can select the Show Advanced Search Options button to the left of the Search button.

How to Search

Step 1 – Head to the search page site found here. At the page, enter an Organization or an Agent/Officer/Name. After inputting the information into one of the two empty text boxes, select the Search button.

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Step 2 – Results will be broken down into four types. These consist of Organization ResultsDBA ResultsName Change Results, Registration/Reservation Results. Only one of the category types may display results. To view a result from the list in detail, select the LLC’s Organization Name.

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Step 3 – Several categories will be presented regarding the selected company. Note that not every section may be completed regarding the chosen company. However, the following categories should be visible regardless of the entity chosen:

  • Organization Information
  • Addresses
  • Officers
  • Annual Reports

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