Volunteer Tax Preparer (No experience necessary!)

Cause Areas


Mon Jan 22, 2018 08:30 AM - Tue Apr 17, 2018 11:30 AM


16 Chicagoland sitesChicago, IL 60606


Volunteering with Ladder Up as a tax preparer is fun, easy, and rewarding. You assist hard-working families and individuals to complete their income tax returns using a software program. You do not need a business or finance background to participate; Ladder Up provides all of the necessary training and materials.

Volunteer opportunities are available at our 16 Chicagoland service locations from January 22 to April 17 on Saturday mornings with select weekday availability. With over 20 years of experience in the Chicago community, Ladder Up ensures that volunteers are trained and prepared to serve clients effectively and confidently. Visit Ladder Up's website at https://www.goladderup.org/get-involved/tap-volunteering/ for more information.


  • Mathematics
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Tax Law
  • ETC / Tax Assistance
  • Customer Service
  • Community Outreach

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Requirements & Commitment

  • <p>All volunteers must complete a 2-to-2.5-hour live training and pass the online certification test included in the training. Beginning in mid-November, volunteers can sign up for a training session at <a href="http://www.goladderup.org/">http://www.goladderup.org</a>. Ladder Up hosts training sessions at 233 S. Wacker (Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings) and at Chapman & Cutler's offices at 111 W. Monroe (Friday 8:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 4:00 p.m.) during tax season.</p>

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