VITA Training in Lewisville

Venue:

VITA Training in Lewisville

Flower Mound,  

Time:

From  2019-01-15 19:00:00  to  2019-01-15 23:00:00
Event Description
Volunteer to help low and moderately-low income families prepare their taxes for free! You can the be reason someone gets through tax season with a smile and enough money to pay off the debt or bill holding them back, pay for their kid's braces, or invest for their future. Through this course, you'll receive the training and certification necessary to volunteer with United Way of Denton County as a Translator and Intake Volunteer, or Volunteer Tax Preparer! United Way of Denton County site coordinators will provide training so you can learn tax law, earn IRS-certification, and help people file their taxes for free during the 2019 Tax Season! We'll have up to six (6) computers available, but you are free to BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) that is capable of accessing TaxSlayer online tax preparation software. Jan. 15 Training Agenda (Orientation & Intake) Introduction and Overview Introduction to Link & Learn Certification Volunteer Standards of Conduct Training Volunteer Standards of Conduct Certification Overview of the tax preparation process Intake procedures and best practices The importance of Interviewing and Quality Reviewing Intake / Interview & Quality Review Certification Jan. 16 Training Agenda (Tax I: Basic) Introduction to TaxSlayer Pro tax preparation software Navigating TaxSlayer Pro and reference materials Basic / HSA tax scenario The Affordable Care Act and tax returns Quality reviewing Finishing a return Jan. 17 Training Agenda (Tax II: Advanced & Returning) Advanced tax scenarios Amending a return Foreign Student tax scenario Edge cases