Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Omaha EITC Coalition volunteer. Once you complete the form, click the Continue button at the bottom.


Contact Information

Please provide your contact information. For the "Home Phone" please provide the best number to reach you at. An email address with be necessary to receive ongoing updates from us about volunteering.


Demographics

You may optionally provide the following information. It is used only to help us get a better idea of the demographic make-up of our volunteers.


Availability

Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer. This doesn't commit you volunteering these hours.


Emergency Contact

In the event of an emergency whom should we notify?


Volunteer Role

We have 2 main volunteer roles at our tax sites. Each role has training and certification requirements. Site Navigators help with customer intake, surveys, and invite customers to take advantage of educational and asset-building opportunities at the Site. Tax Preparers interview customers and enter tax information into the tax software to prepare individual tax returns on the 1040 form. Which role are you interested in?


The Vault

We provide an online Volunteer Information Center, called The Vault, where volunteers may check their schedules, update their information, and receive messages. Please select the password you would like to use to access the Vault.


Text Messaging

We like to keep volunteers informed of important news, schedules, and volunteer opportunities by text for those that don't use email regularly. If you would like to receive text messages from us, please enter your cell number and check that you opt-in to texting and we will start the process by sending you a confirmation text. We will only send texts about volunteering. Text options can be changed or denied in the Vault under the "Account" tab.


Orientation

New volunteers are required to attend ONE orientation before training. The orientation is usually 1 hour. Please sign up for a single session. Not ready to schedule orientation? You can sign up later in the Vault closer to the date.


I Agree

I understand and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as a Omaha EITC Coalition volunteer, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet, including the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering. By submitting this form, I attest that I intend to serve as a volunteer upon completion of the training program and that I am not a private or commercial tax preparer. I understand that I will not be compensated for my services, that I cannot solicit compensation and that I will not solicit business from taxpayers I assist or use the knowledge I have gained about them for any direct or indirect personal benefit for me or any other specific individual.
By submitting this form, I attest that the information I have provided on the form is true and accurate.