Are you a returning volunteer or an experienced tax professional? You can utilize these resources to self certify as a VITA volunteer without the need to attend one of our trainings. Just be sure to email us your Volunteer Agreement from your Link & Learn account once you certify.

Online Accounts Needed to Volunteer

  • Link & Learn – IRS website with resources to self-ceritfy as a VITA Tax Preparer
  • TaxSlayer Practice Lab – This is the practice version of the software used at VITA sites during the tax season. Generic password is TRAINPROWEB. No Site ID required.
  • Volunteer Portal – This is the website volunteers use to sign up for training and volunteer shifts.

Training Modules & Resources

Publications below will be updated as they are made available.

IRS Publications

Tax Facts, Tips & Tricks

  • Tax Time Resources (misc documents provided at each CWF training in white folder – includes password cheatsheet, tax law factsheet, Quality Review checklist, etc.