Phoenix- Janet Berry-Johnson, CPA, Supervisor, Austin Bradley, CPA, Senior Accountant, Kristen Janik, CPA, Senior Accountant, and Kelsey Olsen, Staff Accountant worked with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program through the Valley of the Sun United Way to train volunteers to provide free income tax return preparation for low-to-moderate income taxpayers.
They taught five, four-hour classes in December and January, covering everything from filing status and dependents to capital gains and the Earned Income Tax Credit. The classes prepared the volunteers to pass exams required to become VITA volunteers.
VITA is offered through the IRS. In addition to helping low-to-moderate income taxpayers, it also provides assistance to the elderly and limited English speaking taxpayers.
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