Help Low Income Taxpayers _ We Need Income Tax Preparers


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Cause Areas

When

Sat Feb 04, 2017 10:00 AM - Sat Apr 08, 2017 02:00 PM

Where

Waukegan Community Church -1016 GRAND AVEWAUKEGAN, IL 60085

About

We need volunteers to prepare income tax returns for the year ending 12/31/2016 for low to medium income individuals and families.

Our service is free to the community in conjunction with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program sponsored by the Internal Revenue Service.

Basic Income Tax training will be provided at our location on January 21, 2017 and January 28, 2017. All volunteers will be required to pass an IRS online volunteer knowledge test before you will be allowed to work at the site.

We are looking for volunteers that would be willing to work at least 4 of the 10 dates that our site will be open for business.

Our location is the Waukegan Community Church located at 1016 Grand Ave in Waukegan. Our site will open only on Saturday's from 10am to 2pm starting February 4th through April 8th, 2017.

The volunteers will utilize computer Tax software that is supplied by the Chicago IRS office and the tax returns will be filed electronically free of charge on behalf of the tax clients by the Chicago IRS office.

If you are interested in volunteering, please call Dwayne Bell (224) 489-9105 or email at dbels4@netzero.com

Skills

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Four hours for 3 - 4 Saturdays
  • Tax preparers must complete training/testing
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