Volunteer opportunity description

 Chhaya CDC is a non-profit community development corporation based in the neighborhoods of Jackson Heights and Richmond Hill in New York City. Founded in 2000, the organization is committed to breaking down barriers to the economic, social, and political advancement of low to moderate income South Asian and Indo-Caribbean New Yorkers.

 

Chhaya CDC is looking for volunteer Tax preparers for the 2022 Tax season (January 27- April 16) that  will take place in-person at our Richmond Hill office. Volunteers must complete all IRS mandated trainings, including the Volunteer Standards of Conduct Training and Ethics; the Volunteer Standards of Conduct certification; complete the Intake/Interview & Quality Review certification, Basic and Advance certifications on https://www.linklearncertification.com/d/

 

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Requirements

• Volunteer will learn how to effectively provide tax preparation services

• Complete all IRS mandated trainings, including the Intern Standards of Conduct Training and Ethics; the Intern Standards of Conduct certification; and complete the Intake/Interview & Quality Review certification

• Gain Basic certification to prepare taxes, however, gaining Advanced certification is preferred

• Prepare and provide high-quality tax returns to all taxpayers

• Interview taxpayers using Form 13614-C, Intake/Interview & Quality Review Sheet, to determine if all income, deductions, and allowable credits are claimed

• Engage the taxpayer when preparing the tax return, to ensure understanding of the information on the intake sheet

• Advise the taxpayer that he/she is ultimately responsible for the information on the return

• must provide proof of vaccination

Our volunteer needs

We need volunteers who are free at these times

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About the organization

ChhayaCDC

Contact:
Janiri Carrasco
Tax Site Coordinator
7184783848 ext: 127
Organization’s website:
https://chhayacdc.org
Volunteer opportunity website:
https://chhayacdc.org/tax/