IRS Tax Volunteers Needed

PCDC is recruiting volunteers to join the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) in February and March 2017. The VITA program offers free tax assistance to people who generally make $54,000 or less, persons with disabilities, the elderly, and limited-English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns.

Requirements for becoming a VITA volunteer:

1) A desire to serve the community

2) Willingness to learn basic tax matters and follow VITA procedure

3) A passing score on the IRS mandated online test (at least Basic level)

4) Respect for taxpayers and their privacy

5) Ability to communicate in English and Cantonese/Mandarin

No previous experience is required. If you are interested in being a VITA volunteer, you can sign up online at http://bit.ly/TY2016VITASignUp. For more information and/or to sign up by phone, please contact PCDC Rachel Mak or Ping Ho Lee at 215-922-6156.