Need some ideas on how to use social media to recruit VITA volunteers? Here are eight images you can use. Be sure to use the square image on Facebook, and the long, horizontal image on Twitter.
It’s National Financial Planning Month, a great time to explore how to enhance your asset-building or financial education programs. With the right tools, you can help your clients at any point in the process, whether it’s opening their first savings…
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) is a community-oriented program that provides free tax preparation services for low- and middle-income individuals, saving them hundreds of dollars in the process.
Watch the recording of our Volunteer Management in These Times training.
The 2016 tax season was a challenging year for many VITA sites. As you prepare for the new tax season, what are the best ways to retain volunteers and recruit new ones in less than ideal circumstances?
The start of the school year is a great time to get families involved in your EITC and VITA outreach programs. EITC and VITA outreach offer great volunteer opportunities and connect qualifying families with the tax credits they’ve earned.
Last year, we created a video to explain (in simple terms) what the EITC is, why it matters, and the impact it has on millions of Americans. This year, we translated the video into Spanish.
Now that the summer’s over, it’s time to start preparing for the tax season in earnest. The outreach and planning work you’ve done over the summer are great building blocks for the months ahead; below are next steps to ensuring…
So, you are interested in organizing a taxathon. Now what? Join the Get It Back Campaign on Thursday, September 14 at 3pm - 4pm ET/ 2pm – 3pm CT for a taxathon planning support session.
Are you looking for a different way to get the word out about your tax filing program? A taxathon is a tax filing event that can help you promote your tax site AND achieve other goals for your program early…