Offices of the Insurance Commissioner
Allan L. McVey
Insurance Commissioner
OPTins Notice

Effective with the 2020 - 4th Quarter/Annual Tax Filing, the Insurance Commissioner will only accept electronic tax filings made using the OPTins state specific forms on the OPTins web application.  Tax filers attempting to upload West Virginia premium tax forms/filings from other software vendors will be blocked from filing by OPTins.  Companies may also file using the Insurance Commissioner’s written tax forms.  

OPTins link

Consumer Insurance Information

     Welcome to the West Virginia Offices of the Insurance Commissioner’s Insurance Education Center. In an effort to help better educate insurance consumers of the State of West Virginia, we are making this tool available to you. In order to use this tool, navigate through the tabs above. Each tab will cover a different aspect of insurance. Some tabs will contain links to websites while others will have documents you can review. Always remember that if you have specific questions about your policy call your insurance producer (agent). Also, our office is always here to help.

Electronic Payments Now Accepted for Filing Fees

Effective immediately, the Insurance Commissioner can begin accepting  payments for certain filing fees via credit card or ACH.  A sample of fees accepted include, but not limited to:  Application Fee, Renewal Fee, Certificate of Compliance, Certificate of Deposit, Filing of Amended Articles of Incorporation, Filing of Amended Bylaws. 

Online Payment Portal