Verify the Status of an Enrolled Agent

Need to verify whether someone is an enrolled agent? You may email requests for enrolled agent status verification directly to Please include the following information in your request:

  • First and Last Name
  • Complete Address (if available)
  • Enrolled Agent Number (if available)

Note: To reduce the likelihood of a verification error please provide as much of the information as you have available.

This mailbox is not for IRS employee verification. If you are trying to confirm whether someone is an actual IRS employee because you received an unsolicited visit, phone call, or email claiming to be from the IRS, please visit:


It is the policy of the IRS Office of Enrollment to answer inquiries within 72 hours. However, unanticipated operational demands may result in a delay in responding.