The position enables ASK! Community Information Centre and LAMP to support low income individuals and families in Etobicoke with annual Income Tax preparation and filing. Volunteers work directly with clients to complete and submit an income tax return during the Community Volunteer Income Tax Clinic. The goal of the clinic is to ensure equitable access to key programs and services through Canada’s provincial and federal tax programs.
Position Duties and Responsibilities:
The volunteer meets with clients to assist them in completing their Income tax return. Only basic returns are completed. No business or self-employment returns, rental income, capital gains or other more complicated filings are handled.
The volunteer ensures clients are aware of privacy and security policies employed during the Income Tax Clinic.
The volunteer ensures that the client’s information is kept secure and confidential.
Skills, Knowledge and Specifications Required:
Previous experience in filing electronic (Efile software is used)
Able to commit to regular hours/days during a two month period of March and April
Reliable and Punctual
Sensitivity and ability to work with a diverse client group
Good command of English language both written and spoken
Good interpersonal skills, able to work as part of a team
Demonstrate problem solving/decision making skills
Must complete a criminal reference check but LAMP will pay
Please contact: Saeid Salimi , 416-252-9701 ext 245 or email@example.com. You can also apply through the Volunteer Application or drop in in person to fill out a form.
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