Contact the Return Preparer Program
NOTE: these phone numbers are for tax professionals only and DO NOT provide assistance with individual income tax return or refund issues.
Note: We cannot answer questions specific to your PTIN account via web chat. Please call the PTIN Information Line at the number below if you have an account-specific question.
PTIN Account Information Line - Toll-Free: 877-613-PTIN (7846)
Toll Number for International Callers: +1 915-342-5655
Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CST)
Scheduling for the IRS Special Enrollment Examination (to become an Enrolled Agent):
Primary Toll-Free: 1-800-306-3926
Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. (ET)
Note: This line only answers questions regarding the SEE.
IRS Continuing Education Provider questions:
Primary Toll Free: 1-888-316-7581
Toll Number: +1-916-738-8001
Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (ET)
Note: This line only answers questions related to IRS CE Providers and assists with CE Provider system technical issues.