The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) programs are community based partnerships managed by the IRS that provide free tax return preparation assistance to low-to-moderate income taxpayers, seniors, people with disabilities and non-English speakers.
ALL POSITIONS REQUIRE TRAINING. IF you would like to come to a group training or schedule a one-on-one training, please contact Mallarie at firstname.lastname@example.org or 313-324-7920 to schedule a training.
Income Tax Preparer: Volunteer Income Tax Preparers establish the greatest degree of public trust by providing top quality service and upholding the highest ethical standards.
Tax Site Assistant: Provide support to the site and IRS tax law certified volunteer income tax preparer by completing the Intake/Interview process with taxpayer. The Tax Site Assistant interviews the taxpayer to ensure all necessary information is gathered to prepare an accurate return while upholding the highest ethical standards.
Greeter: Provide support to the site and IRS tax law certified volunteer preparers by screening all taxpayers to ensure they have all necessary information and documents required to complete a tax return. Greeters cannot answer any tax law questions unless they are certified in tax law.
- ETC / Tax Assistance
- Customer Service
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Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 20 hours throughout the season