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Tax aide program seeks volunteers

AARP Tax-Aide is seeking volunteers to assist in tax preparation. Each year from Feb. 1 through mid-April, AARP Tax-Aide volunteers help prepare federal and state tax returns for low- and middle-income taxpayers with special attention to those 60 and older. Volunteers of all backgrounds are welcome and some computer skills are an extra bonus. You do not need to be an AARP member nor a retiree. No prior experience in tax preparation is necessary and volunteers of all ages are welcome. Volunteers are also needed to greet taxpayers to keep the site running smoothly.
Tax counselors receive free tax training and become IRS certified by passing the IRS exam. They help residents one-on-one at tax sites in their own communities across Vermont.
A special information and introductory training session is scheduled for Oct. 28-29, 2014 at the AARP Offices at 199 Main Street, Suite 225 in Burlington f
For more information, email Dominic Di Cicco at domdi@yahoo.com, call 878-8091 or visit www.aarp.org/money/taxaide/