An Acceptance Agent is an individual, business or organization (college, financial institution, accounting firm, etc.) authorized by the IRS to assist individuals in obtaining ITINs. Acceptance Agents review applicants’ documentation, complete a certificate of accuracy, and forward the certificate and application to the IRS for processing.

Here is the list of IRS approved Acceptance Agents located outside the United States who can assist in completing and signing the IRS Form W-7:

  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • Germany
  • Israel
  • Japan
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands
  • Philippines
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Singapore
  • United Kingdom
  • Venezuela