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There are many ways to help families claim tax credits! Free Tax Prep LA is currently seeking Volunteer Tax Preparers and Intake Managers for the upcoming tax season.
Volunteer Tax Preparers - Prepare simple tax returns on the IRS's Tax Slayer Software. Required Certification: Standards of Conduct, Intake & Interview, and either Basic or Advance Tax Preparation. Expect 14-20 hours of studying.
Intake Managers - Assist families at the tax site by their collecting tax documents, making photocopies, and assisting them with their Intake and Interview Sheet. Required Certification: Standards of Conduct and Intake & Interview. Expect 2-6 hours of studying.
Studying options include:
IRS training guides and books.
IRS's self-paced online course, called Link and Learn.
RSVP (below) for an in-class training.
In-class trainings are recorded and available on YouTube.
Also, all certification tests are open book (yes, you know every question!)
(Yes, it's open book)
30 minutes - 1 hour
Updated: Certification Test (pdf)
End of January 2019