Employee Plans Compliance Unit (EPCU) - Contact Us


For retirement plan questions not related to the Employee Plans Compliance Unit, please visit Customer Account Services.

E-mail us

Send your comments or questions to EPCU@irs.gov. We regret that we cannot answer technical questions unrelated to compliance checks.

Include your phone number and the best time to reach you. We cannot respond by e-mail.

Email subject line

Please label the subject line of your e-mail to help us route it to the right person. 

  • If you're sending questions about a compliance check letter you received, write the issue (project name) in the subject line. For example, "Failure to provide benefits."
  • Write "General EPCU Question" if you send a general question about the functions of the EPCU.
  • Write "EPCU Project Suggestion" if you send a project suggestion.

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