Tax Assistance Office volunteer opportunities available
The USAG-Humphreys Legal Center is seeking volunteers to support their Tax Assistance Office efforts, beginning in January 2015. Positions available include Tax Preparer and Tax Office Receptionist. For more information, contact CPT Heather Hicks, at 753-8053 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. There are two mandatory training sessions (Jan. 5-9 and Jan. 20-23) for the Tax Preparer position. Volunteers may apply by logging into www.myarmyonesource.com and using the "Volunteer Opportunities" Tab, select the organization "JAG-General," click on the Search Box, then the applicable position.
VOLUNTEER POSITION DUTIES
RECEPTIONIST FOR TAX OFFICE
--Scheduling appointments, greeting clients, answering phones, filing, copying, and other general administrative duties as needed.
-- Hours are flexible during the week. Tax Center is opening January 2015 until June 2015, Monday - Saturday.
-- Training will be provided by Tax Center OIC and NCOIC during the tax season.
-- Qualifications: People-person, customer-oriented.
-- Prepare federal and state taxes using IRS TaxWise software, manage clients and workload effectively, prepare reports, resolve discrepancies.
-- Hours flexible during the week. Tax Center open from January 2015 until June 2015.
-- Legal Team will provide volunteers with IRS VITA Course mandatory training from 5-9 January 2015 and 20-23 January 2015. Both trainings are mandatory.
-- Qualifications: People-person, customer-oriented, interest in learning.
HOW TO VOLUNTEER:
-Be registered in myarmyonesource.com
-Using the Volunteer Opportunities Tab, select Organization “JAG-General.”
-Then, click the “search” box to bring up open positions within the organization.
-Click on the desired position(s) described above.
-Click on the “Apply” yellow box in the upper right-hand corner of the page.
Contact CPT Hicks at the Legal Assistance Office to inquire about, or coordinate volunteer service.