Tax volunteers needed to assist with 2009 preparations; training providedVolunteers are needed to assist in preparation of 2009 tax returns at the Alexandria Senior Center during the next tax season.
Volunteers are needed to assist in preparation of 2009 tax returns at the Alexandria Senior Center during the next tax season.
Sponsors of the Tax-Aide software program are AARP, IRS and the Minnesota Department of Revenue. Volunteers provide free personal income tax counseling and tax form preparation (federal 1040, state M-1 and state M1PR) for low to middle income people and also for senior citizens.
Volunteers work one day a week during the tax season from February 1, 2010 to April 15, 2010. Training and training materials will be provided during December 2009 and January 2010.
Individuals should be familiar with tax forms and have computer experience. IRS, AARP and state instructors will provide the tax preparation training.
For more information about becoming a tax volunteer in the upcoming tax season, call Bill Bartz at (320) 834-2851.