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Here’s the low-down about finding a registered agent in West Virginia.

Explain it to me; what is a registered agent?

A registered agent, otherwise known as a statutory agent, is an individual with a physical location in West Virginia who is responsible for accepting legal service of process for you. Your registered agent is required to be available and present during standard business hours.

Sum it up for me, who can be a registered agent?

Your West Virginia registered agent needs to be a company or person who is a legitimate resident of the state. They should be available to receive legal documents during normal business hours. Registered agents in West Virginia have to provide a legal, office address within West Virginia.

What kind of benefits come from having an West Virginia registered agent?

Companies in West Virginia benefit in numerous ways by appointing a resident agent. First and foremost, nominating a resident agent keeps your company in conformity to West Virginia state code. Having registered-agent.net as your registered agent, anytime you get any legal notification, service of process, annual report notification or letter – we accept those on your behalf. Within minutes, we’re scanning your files into your customer account. You’ll get an instant notice of any paperwork we scan into your registered agent account. In addition, we also keep an eye on your West Virginia annual report deadlines and send you reminders with how-to links so you can complete your report on time with the West Virginia Secretary of State.

What types of companies need to have a Registered Agent in West Virginia?

An LLC in West Virginia, foreign LLC, a corporation in West Virginia, a foreign corporation, a non-profit organization or corporation, a limited partnership, a limited liability partnership, or any other West Virginia business entity is required to have a registered agent in West Virginia and an West Virginia registered office on file.