VITA Volunteer Training

 

First-Time Tax Preparer Training

This training is best-suited for first-time VITA tax preparers and returning tax preparers who would like an in-depth review of tax law and the TaxSlayer software. You should be present for each session to be best-prepared for the IRS certification exam. All first-time tax preparers should register for all of these sessions. 


Returning Tax Preparer Training

If you are a returning tax preparer, we require our refresher training to review tax law updates and receive training on the software that will be relevant to you as you help taxpayers this season.


Special Tax Topics Trainings

Special tax topics trainings provide VITA volunteers with a deeper dive into unique tax situations they will likely encounter in the field. 


Quality Reviewer Training

This training is for new and returning quality reviewers as well as any tax preparers interested in learning about the quality review process. 


Site Coordinator Training

This training is for new and returning site coordinators as well as any tax preparers interested in learning about the site coordination process. 


Team Support Specialist Training

This training is for anyone interested in serving as a Team Support Specialist. 


Other Trainings

Additional Training Materials from Code for America 

Find more resources, including videos from GetYourRefund.org and tax preparation guides, on the VITA Links page