2020 Volunteer Tax Preparer Training

Now with online and in-person training!


VITA Training Options


We provide options In-person or self-study

you choose your study path 


In-person, sessions are available for all volunteers


 register through CERVIS

* First-year volunteers can study the Tax Law

on their own but must attend an In-person Tax Lab*

Training Options



Optional for all volunteers


Learn the basics of Tax Law 

 Sessions are 8 hours of Tax Law 

Lunch is provided 


In-person Practice Tax Lab 


Join us for this 4-hour in-person practice lab 

You can expect to practice common tax scenarios

 using the TaxSlayer software.


*Mandatory for first-year volunteers*

Optional for others


Self Directed Study Options


This is a great option for returning volunteers

who like to study and practice on their own 


View the training videos

Practice with our Software and gain access to the exams 


 Become VITA Certified  


Take your test through Link and Learn  and send your

13615 volunteer agreement when you have passes with an 80 % or higher 

to us at


Can't find the answer to your question on our Resources page?

Please reach out at volunteer@accountingaidsociety.org

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