How to Convert, Domesticate, or Merge a West Virginia Corporation into a Florida Corporation

How to Convert, Domesticate, or Merge a West Virginia Corporation into a Florida Corporation


What is a Reincorporation Merger?

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Corporate transactions often come with legal and tax implications. Mistakes during the merger process could pierce your corporate veil or discourage potential investors. Your corporation could even be liquidated or dissolved. It’s always worth the effort to find a qualified lawyer to assist you.
Pro Tip: Do you need a certificate of good standing from West Virginia? Some online resources claim that you need a certificate of good standing, but this document is not needed to merge a West Virginia corporation into a Florida corporation. The company must, however, be in good standing with the State of West Virginia.


Can West Virginia C or S Corporations Move to Another State?

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§31D-11-1102. Merger.

(a) One or more domestic corporations may merge with a domestic or foreign corporation or other entity pursuant to a plan of merger.

(b) A foreign corporation, or a domestic or foreign other entity, may be a party to the merger or may be created by the terms of the plan of merger, only if:

(1) The merger is permitted by the laws under which the corporation or other entity is organized or by which it is governed; and

(2) In effecting the merger, the corporation or other entity complies with the laws under which the corporation or other entity is organized or by which it is governed and with its articles of incorporation or organizational documents.

WVC §31D-11-1102.

Will This Dissolve My West Virginia C or S Corporation?

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Do I Need to Get a New EIN After Relocating My C or S Corporation to Florida?

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How Does FL Patel Law PLLC Merge My West Virginia Corporation into a Florida Corporation?

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Every process has a plan, and every plan has a process to follow. Every state has its own different steps to follow and requirements to satisfy when merging two corporations together. What follows is only a general overview and does not account for the specifics of each state.

How Long Will It Take for FL Patel Law PLLC to Relocate a West Virginia C or S Corporation to Florida?

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How Much Does it Cost to Merge a West Virginia Corporation into a Florida Corporation?

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What Are Some of the Dangers of Merging Corporations Without an Attorney’s Assistance?

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Make Your Corporation’s Move More Convenient and Secure with FL Patel Law PLLC

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What Are the Benefits of Moving a West Virginia C or S Corporation to Florida?

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What Tax Implications Can I Expect from Merging a West Virginia Corporation into a Florida Corporation?

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Should I Work With Attorney Patel to Merge My West Virginia Corporation into a Florida Corporation?

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