(32.900433,-80.00381)
 

Cause Areas

When

Tue Dec 05, 2017 05:30 PM - Sun Apr 15, 2018 08:30 PM

Where

1551 Remount RoadSuite BNorth CharlestonNorth Charleston, SC 29406

About

Purpose of Position: provide FREE tax return preparation to persons eligible for service (i.e., those earning less than $50,000 per year, persons with disabilities, non-English speaking and the elderly.) Responsibilities: - Provide high-quality assistance to all taxpayers. Prepare taxpayer’s return based on information provided by the taxpayer or answer tax related questions. - Identify all returns with the site identification number assigned to the site. - Interview taxpayer to determine if all income, deductions and allowable credits are claimed. - Prepare tax returns using IRS-provided software. - Prepare only those tax returns for which training was provided. - Refer taxpayers with complex returns to the IRS walk-in office, website or help number or to a tax practitioner or firm. - Ensure no compensation of any kind is accepted for the services volunteers provide. - Maintain confidentiality of taxpayer information. - Ensure on-site quality review is performed on completed returns prior to taxpayer signature. - Ensure a copy of the completed return is provided to the taxpayer.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • ETC / Tax Assistance
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Community Outreach
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Data Entry

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 months
  • Qualifications:- Attend either 16-hour training (two 8 hour sessions) or utilize Link & Lea

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