Become a VITA volunteer

  • NO prior experience is necessary!
  • Non tax law positions available
  • FREE guided training and certification through the IRS is provided by United Way
  • Flexible schedule, giving 1 to 5 hours per week during tax season (January- April)


Greeter: Greets clients as they arrive and ensures that clients have all required documents. Greeters will need to complete a brief online IRS ethics training and attend the pre-season orientation in January.

Tax Assistant: Assists clients who choose to complete their own taxes on MyFreeTaxes.com at a VITA site. Assistants must complete an in-person training session in the fall and attend the pre-season orientation in January.

Quality Reviewer: Check completed tax form for errors utilizing IRS checklist and advise tax preparers of changes to be made. Participate in IRS training and complete advanced level certification.

Site Coordinator: Coordinate operations of VITA tax site. Participate in IRS Training and complete advanced level certification.

Interpreters: Assist in translating with taxpayers who have limited English proficiency.

Volunteer Registration

LEGAL AID, 4366 Tamiami Trail E., Naples

GOODWILL, 3579 E. Tamiami Trial, Naples

GRACE PLACE, 4300 21st Avenue SW, Naples

GUADALUPE CENTER, 505 Hope Cirlce, Immokalee

UNITED WAY OF COLLIER COUNTY, 9015 Strada Stell Court, Ste. 204, Naples

CHAMPIONS FOR LEARNING, 3606 Enterprise Avenue, Suite 150, Naples