If you're like most people, you really don't enjoy paying taxes. But without taxes, states and local governments can't afford public schools, fire departments, highways, bridges, police departments, and a whole host of other shared resources we depend on every day. Welcome to FindLaw's section on West Virginia's tax laws, procedures, and current rates. In this section you'll learn about the state's personal income tax laws and current rates, a summary of the taxes on various consumer goods and transactions, criminal laws prohibiting tax fraud and tax evasion, and probate tax laws and procedures. Click on a link below to learn more about West Virginia tax laws.