West Virginia Accountancy Law requires firms who meet the following criteria to hold a firm permit:
Any firm with an office in this state who performs attest or compilation services;
Any firm with an office in this State that uses the title "CPA" or "CPA firm"; or
Any firm that does not have an office in this state but performs the following attest services for a client whose home office is in West Virginia: (see information regarding Mobility and Out-of-State Firms )
The West Virginia Board of Accountancy filed a Notice of Public Comment with the West Virginia Secretary of State's Office on May 10, 2023.
Board staff has received several inquiries whether the Board will be providing blanket extensions of the CPE requirement and CPA license and firm permit renewals.
Method for Providing Verifications During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Please be aware that Identogo facilities are closing for various periods of time due to the COVID-19. If you have scheduled a fingerprinting appointment for a criminal history record check as part of the CPA license application process...