Volunteer

VITA 'Lead' Tax Preparation Volunteer

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Title of Volunteer Position: Lead Tax Preparation Volunteer

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare Federal and State tax returns for refugee and low-income populations
  • Perform quality reviews to ensure returns are prepared correctly
  • Serve as point-person for volunteer shifts, to answer questions and provide quality review support for new volunteers, in collaboration with site coordinator
  • Support training and onboarding of new volunteers, in collaboration with site coordinators, including observing and providing feedback to volunteers
  • Other duties as required to support the program, including phone calls and scheduling client appointments

Qualifications:

  • At least 1 year previous experience as a VITA volunteer (preferably with the IRC)

 

Training/Preparation:

  • Attend and support Tax training (date TBD)
  • Pass IRS certification exam (Advanced level)

Times Needed: (subject to change)

  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • 10am-1pm
  • 1pm-4pm

 

  • Tuesday, Thursday
  • 1pm-4pm
  • 4pm-7pm

Dates Needed/Minimum Commitment:

  • Commitment from January to April 18th
  • Minimum 8-10 hours per week

Number of Volunteers Requested or Hours Needed:

Approximately 5-10 volunteers

Apply with the link below:

https://rescueglobal.secure.force.com/application/rc_volunteers__ApplicationForm_Designer?id=a3E31000000UEco#!mode=view&form=00P3100000aMKNsEAO&dev=true