Wayne Metro: 2017 Tax Site Assistant
Wayne Metropolitan Community Action Agency’s mission is to empower people and strengthen communities throughout Wayne County. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) programs are community-based partnerships managed by the IRS that provide free tax return preparation assistance to low-to-moderate income taxpayers, seniors, people with disabilities and non-English speakers. Volunteers are needed to provide support to the site and IRS tax law certified volunteer income tax preparer by completing the Intake/Interview process with taxpayer. The Tax Site Assistant interviews the taxpayer to ensure all necessary information is gathered to prepare an accurate return while upholding the highest ethical standards. This volunteer opportunity is for individuals and can be completed on a one-time or ongoing basis.
Volunteers are needed Monday through Saturday between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. (flexible hours) at several locations throughout Wayne County from February to April 2017.
- Wayne Metro volunteer application and orientation
- Criminal background check
- Volunteer Standard of Conduct
- Intake/Interview Training
- Disability Etiquette Training
- IRS Tax Law Basic Level training (recommended)
To register as a volunteer, please complete the form below. Once you have submitted your application, you will be taken to the Wayne Metro volunteer application. To finalize the application process, you must submit both forms.