Become a tax volunteer and learn a vital skill

Become a tax volunteer and learn a vital skill:

December 23rd 2020

Volunteering can be educational, rewarding, and fun. Join the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance or Tax Counseling for the Elderly programs, and learn to prepare taxes for people in your community.

Join the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance or TaxCounseling for the Elderly programs, and learn to prepare taxes for people in your community.

Volunteers prepare millions of tax returns in communities nationwide each filing season. With many people experiencing financial changes this year, additional volunteers are needed.

As a volunteer, you'll get all the specialized training you need. You can also choose a volunteer role that doesn't require tax law certification.

You can sign up by visiting Shortly after signing up, you will receive an invite for a virtual orientation.

About The Author:

The mission of the IRS is to provide America's taxpayers top quality service by helping them understand and meet their tax responsibilities and enforce the law with integrity and fairness to all.

This mission statement describes our role and the public’s expectation about how we should perform that role.

  • In the United States, the Congress passes tax laws and requires taxpayers to comply.
  • The taxpayer’s role is to understand and meet his or her tax obligations.
  • The IRS role is to help the large majority of compliant taxpayers with the tax law, while ensuring that the minority who are unwilling to comply pay their fair share.

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Internal Revenue Service 1111 Constitution Ave., NW Washington, DC 20224

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