ACCT 160
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
2 Units
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ACCT 125
Hours: 24 hours LEC; 36 hours LAB
This hands-on course provides training and a service learning opportunity in the preparation of federal and California individual income tax returns. After successfully completing 24 hours of IRS-approved training and passing the IRS individual income tax exam, the student volunteer will provide a minimum of 36 hours of free tax assistance to community clients who meet qualifying criteria for the service as set by the IRS. This course is intended for the volunteer who will assist individual and family taxpayers with basic tax concerns.