5 Ways to Show Volunteer Appreciation

5 Ways to Show Volunteer Appreciation

If you provide free tax help, the end of the tax season is a chance to catch up on work, compile reports, and — of course — celebrate your volunteers. You don’t need a large budget to let volunteers know how valuable they are. Taking time to recognize volunteers makes them feel appreciated, which may bring them back for the next tax season — perhaps with a few friends! Read more
Americans Don’t Hate Filing Taxes 

Americans Don’t Hate Filing Taxes 

It’s almost Tax Day and while some people reluctantly file tax returns, many enjoy fulfilling this civic duty. A national survey conducted by the Pew Research Center found that over a third of Americans either like (29 percent) or love (5 percent) doing their taxes. Read more
This Week’s Must-Read:  States Without State EITCs Have the Most Poverty

This Week’s Must-Read: States Without State EITCs Have the Most Poverty

A major city is designating over $1 million to raise EITC awareness, a study finds more people plan to save their tax refunds, and states without state EITCs have higher rates of poverty. Read more
This Week’s Must-Read: The Perils of Paid Tax Preparation

This Week’s Must-Read: The Perils of Paid Tax Preparation

Business owners call for employee benefits, a local United Way takes VITA directly to those who may miss out, and two states make progress in efforts to expand state level EITCs. Read more