With decades of experience serving the public sector, Equifax leverages trusted,unique data, analytics, technology, and expertise to drive innovation and transform knowledge into insights. Equifax empowers government agencies to make more informed decisions, streamline operations, maximize program efficiency, reduce fraud and improper payments, enhance the user experience, and mitigate workforce risk.


  • Social Service Verification (SSV)

    Social Services Verification (SSV) is a product for the government sector that leverages The Work Number® database to provide instant delivery of current employment and income information to improve accuracy and timeliness of benefit eligibility decision-making. Information provided includes updated employee wage data (most recent payroll period) and updated employment information.

  • 4506T

    Our IRS Income Verification service is an efficient, cost-effective way to retrieve all tax transcript forms directly from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) using taxpayer consent forms. The tax transcript provides a complete picture of all household income, including investment income as well as salary and wages.

  • Full VOE

    Verification of Employment

  • Full VOI

    Verification of Income

  • ACRO

    ACRO provides highly accurate, high speed and high availability credit data to businesses and government agencies to mitigate risk and fraud, as well as enable lending, screening, monitoring and verification decisions, among many other uses.



GSA Schedule 70

Dec 20, 2011- Dec 19, 2021


Mar 03, 2015- Aug 10, 2020
*Additional Option Years Available


Massachusetts Higher Education Consortium (MHEC)

Aug 10, 2019- Jun 30, 2022


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Learn how integrating verified income data into the verification process can deliver better service and help protect the integrity of social safety net programs including housing assistance.

Product Brief

Equifax leverages The Work Number® database, the largest central source of consolidated employment and income information for use by the private and public sectors.

Verifying an applicant’s employment is vital for program integrity, but doing so can be a time consuming administrative burden. When applicant volume increases, waiting on verifications can create bottlenecks that hinder productivity and open the door to shortcuts and missed steps that undermine y...

Check out this datasheet to stay up-to-date on available options for income verification and tax form types.


Government agencies and their contractors often need to hire and retain responsible people for important roles involving, for example, managing finances, inspecting compliance, and protecting people and critical assets. Employees holding these “positions of trust” often require thorough backgrou...

The Work Number® database, a service of Equifax, offers a wide range of verification services specifically designed to help meet the additional detail levels required by government agencies and not-for-profits that administer public assistance and self-sufficiency programs such as Child Support, Su...

Equifax can help generate risk-based insights that support the evaluation of workforce risk with early warning indicators. See first-hand the value of these insights with a complimentary workforce risk assessment.