WVC 33 - 43 - 15
§33-43-15. Taxes collected on behalf of the commissioner.
When a person is required to collect a tax or surcharge from
another and remit the amount thus collected to the commissioner,
the moneys collected are considered to be held by that person in
trust for the state of West Virginia. With respect to the filing
of returns, assessments and interest, taxes that are collected by
a person to be remitted to the commissioner are treated as would a
tax paid directly by that person to the commissioner. The person
collecting the tax shall return to the policyholder or person
paying the tax or surcharge any refund made for overpayment of the
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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