Learn to prepare basic individual income tax returns utilizing professional tax software. We will provide all the training that is necessary. Requirements for volunteering include a background check and passing an IRS Certification Exam, applicable to your position.
Some reasons for volunteering
- Gain valuable experience in the tax preparation field
- Build your resume
- We provide letters of reference to outstanding volunteers
- Volunteer for your community
- Prepare your tax return for free
Please see the 2021-2022 Volunteer Brochure
Intern with us, get college credit and work experience! Seeking College of the Desert,Work Experience, accounting interns. There will be an interview selection process. Must complete income tax training held in November and December at College of the Desert, Indio Campus. Some in-person training required, however, on-line training is available, if needed. Must pass an IRS Certification exam and background check.
Take 1 unit of Work Experience at College of the Desert, Spring Semester. Serve as a volunteer tax preparer, min. 60 hours, evening and weekend work.