Tax Clinic Volunteer
Use your tax knowledge while making a positive impact in your community by completing tax returns for neighbours with a modest income.
About the role
As a tax clinic volunteer, you will act as a tax preparer to complete taxes for neighbours with a modest income and a simple tax situation.
Complete income tax returns in accordance with the Canada Revenue Agency.
Use UFILE tax preparation software to file tax returns electronically.
Attend training sessions as needed.
Conduct virtual sessions utilizing meeting software (Google Meet, Zoom, Microsoft Teams etc.).
Verify taxpayer identity.
Ask questions and clarify taxpayer information when necessary.
Keep taxpayer information confidential.
Utilize the CVITP hotline for any on-the-job queries regarding particular returns.
Report concerns to the Tax Clinic Coordinator.
Start the application process today! We look forward to welcoming you to our volunteer team.
Complete a Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP) application and required training online and choose Food Banks Mississauga as your host organization.
Complete and submit the form below to inform our team of your interest in becoming a tax clinic volunteer.
Our Volunteer Programs Specialist will contact you to request your resume and cover letter and to chat further about the role, your qualifications and availability.
If you are confirmed for a role, our Volunteer Programs Specialist will provide details for training, onboarding and how to create your account in our Better Impact platform.