ACCT 226 - Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) (1,4) 3 Credits
Prerequisite(s): ACCT 221 Tax Accounting I .
The VITA program provides low to moderate income taxpayers assistance in the preparation of their tax returns. Students receive Internal Revenue Service (IRS) training to help prepare tax returns in the local community. Once training is completed, students must pass the IRS’s written examination to become VITA certified and complete the required staffing hours during tax filing season. Emphasis is on the application of current tax law, communication skills, and community service. This course is offered in the spring semester only.
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