VITA (Volunteer for Tax Assistance) Site Coordinator

Posted By: Heven Anderson Career Center ,

Volunteer for Tax Assistance needed for upcoming tax season!

Watauga County Public Library is looking for a parttime Site Coordinator for Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. The position will run from January, 2019 through midApril 2019 and the selected candidate will work Friday evenings and Saturday mornings averaging 810 hours per week. A stipend will be paid once the program is over.

Training will be provided in obtaining necessary certifications and in preparing tax returns. Computer skills and excellence in communication with the public are highly desired. Experience in tax preparation or tax law is a plus. Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Please submit a resume to:

Monica Caruso

Watauga County Public Library 

140 Queen Street, Boone, NC 28607

or at mcaruso(at)arlibrary(dot)org

828‐264‐8784, X 4.

VITA is a program in which certified volunteers prepare and file federal and state income tax returns for Watauga County taxpayers. This position will administer the program along with an experienced volunteer and support from Appalachian State University’s College of Business. The Program Site Coordinator will prepare tax returns and learn about site coordination activities such as quality reviewing tax returns prepared by other counselors, overall supervision of the site, liaison with the IRS, and others.