Why can't I delete my PayPal account?
When you close your account, PayPal cannot reopen it for you. You can, however, open a new account with the same or a similar email account.
How do I permanently delete my PayPal account?
Reasons an Account Cannot be Closed Down If you still have a remaining PayPal balance, pending funds or unresolved issues you will not be able to close your account. Once the money has been transferred and the issues have been resolved, the account can be closed.Feb 20, 2019