Become a VITA Volunteer!

Why should YOU become a VITA Volunteer?

Because YOU can help hard working families in the community get back the tax credits they deserve, such as Earned Income Tax Credits (EITC), and help improve financial stability in the community by offering free tax preparation services! As a VITA volunteer you will also learn valuable skills.

Currently accepting applications for Volunteers for all positions for the upcoming tax season starting January 2021.

Sign up now!

Who: Adults committed to bringing back over $6.2 million in unclaimed Earned Income Tax Credits to Frederick County Families

When: January 2021 - April 18, 2021

Where: Bernard Brown Community Center (629 N. Market St Frederick, MD)

We Provide:

  • Free tax law training
  • E-file software training
  • Administrative support
  • A great volunteer experience

No experience needed. We will train you!

Available Volunteer Positions

Tax Preparer
  • Prepare tax returns with clients
  • Tax preparation training (30 hours online & classroom)
  • Site training (2 hours, very easy)
  • Online, open-book test
  • Review accuracy of returns

Commitment: 4 hours, once a week, for 12 weeks



This program is funded in part by a Community Partnership Grant from Frederick County Government.