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Prosperity Campaign tax sites 2017 - Various volunteer needs

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Dec 17, 2016

Description


Rewarding Volunteer opportunities are available as part of United Way's partnership with VITA (Volunteer Tax Assistance).   See below:

 

Technology / Computer Set-Up volunteers

Timeframe for these volunteers: November 2016 – April 2017

These volunteers work closely with the Program Coordinator and site leaders to assist in setting up the tax preparation sites at various East, Central, and West Pasco locations.

  • Volunteers need to be available from November through April to assist with computer setup and site support.
  • Responsible for ensuring all computer components (laptops, printers, etc.) are connected properly and are fully functioning.
  • Duties include physical setup of computer hardware, networking, shared printers, trouble shooting and problem solving.
  • Requires IRS Standards of Conduct Certification


Lead Volunteers 

Share your leadership skills!
• Responsible for the overall activities of the VITA site.
• Schedules volunteers and supervises return preparation
• Contact person for the site and act as liaison between the other site volunteers and United Way of Pasco County
• Must complete the advanced tax certification process and supplemental certifications.

Client Facilitators volunteers


Engage with people at the tax sites!
• Welcome tax filers to the tax site during the tax season
• May also inform taxpayers about other available community resources
• Verifies client credentials and information required to prepare return
• Participation in one hour training is required
• Requires IRS Standards of Conduct certification test
• Oversees the flow of clients to preparers and quality review


Site Volunteer Scheduler

Detail oriented skills are helpful!

• Schedules tax appointments for filers
• Manage the appointment calendar and walk-in traffic
• Collects time sheets
• Calls clients about missed appointments
• Requires IRS Standards of Conduct Certification
• Assists clients complete intake paperwork as necessary

For more details about this program, you can call 727-835-2023 or click respond to volunteer for this opportunity and a United Way representative will be in touch with you.

If you wish to respond to the volunteer need, please take a few minutes to register on this Get Connected volunteer site.  You only need to register once on Get Connected and enjoy connecting with wonderful volunteer projects.    Thank you!

Details

Get Connected Icon Volunteers should be between the ages of 21 and 120.
Get Connected Icon Register by Dec 17, 2016