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Volunteer Tax Preparer

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Hudson Valley CASH Coalition
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Poughkeepsie, NY

Hudson Valley CASH Coalition


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Published 1 month ago

Recurring
February 1, 2021
9:00am EST
April 30, 2021
5:00pm EDT
Weekends
A few hours per week

Enjoy preparing your taxes? Take those skills and interest to a new level by becoming a volunteer tax counselor for AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program and the Hudson Valley CASH Coalition.  


AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program, in partnership with Hudson Valley CASH, supports free volunteer tax preparation services to low- and moderate-income members of our community. Volunteer tax counselors will review client documentation, interview clients, and prepare federal and state income tax returns using computer software.Free training is provided in tax law, preparing tax forms, and using tax preparation software ending with IRS certification. Remote volunteer options are available.


Becoming a certified volunteer tax counselor is a great way to learn a new skill and increase your personal talents while helping others. Other volunteer opportunities include client facilitators, program promotion, IT support and appointment confirmation callers. 


For more information contact Linda Eddy, at 845-475-7500 or e-mail: leddy@dutchesscap.org

Enjoy preparing your taxes? Take those skills and interest to a new level by becoming a volunteer tax counselor for AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program and the Hudson Valley CASH Coalition.  


AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program, in partnership…

Details at a glance

  • Virtual Opportunity
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

Virtual

75 Market Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

How to Apply

Help your neighbors receive free, reliable tax preparation assistance and all the refunds and credits available to them. The Hudson Valley CASH Coalition and AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program are looking for volunteers in Dutchess, Orange, and Putnam Counties to become certified tax counselors. If you have prepared personal income taxes in the past and are looking for a rewarding way to use these skills, consider volunteering.  


As a volunteer tax counselor, you will review client’s documentation, interview clients, and prepare federal and state income returns using computer software. Free training is provided ending with an IRS certification and remote volunteer options available. Volunteers get a great deal of satisfaction from helping people get the refunds and credits they may not have known about. Last season over 5,400 returns were filed at more than 40 tax sites throughout the Hudson Valley. Volunteers must commit to at least four hours once a week with remote opportunities available. Tax sites open in February 2020 through April 2020 and likely located near your town. 


Other volunteer opportunities include client facilitators, program promotion, IT support and appointment confirmation callers. Increase your own talents while helping your local community.  


For more information contact Linda Eddy, at 845-475-7500 or e-mail: leddy@dutchesscap.org


 

Help your neighbors receive free, reliable tax preparation assistance and all the refunds and credits available to them. The Hudson Valley CASH Coalition and AARP Foundation…

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