Tax Climate

TAX CLIMATE

West Virginia has removed more than $450 million of business tax burdens since 2006.

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 19th. West Virginia’s corporate income tax system consists of a flat rate of 6.5%. That rate ranks West Virginia as 17th among states levying a corporate income tax.

WEST VIRGINIA’S TAX RANKINGS WITHIN THE 50 STATES:
Overall National Rank – 19th
Corporate Tax – 17th
Individual Income Tax – 25th
Sales Tax – 15th
Unemployment Insurance Tax – 28th
Property Tax – 17th