Tax Climate

TAX CLIMATE

West Virginia has removed more than $450 million of business tax burdens from 2006 – 2012.

State Income Tax: 3% – 6.5%
State Sales Tax: 6%
Corporate Tax Rate: 6.5%

The 2016 State Business Climate Index released by the Tax Foundation ranks West Virginia’s Tax Climate at 21st. West Virginia’s corporate income tax system consists of a flat rate of 6.5%. That rate ranks West Virginia as 21st among states levying a corporate income tax.

WEST VIRGINIA’S TAX RANKINGS WITHIN THE 50 STATES:
Overall National Rank – 21st
Corporate Tax – 21st
Individual Income Tax – 25th
Sales Tax – 21st
Unemployment Insurance Tax – 22nd
Property Tax – 16th