Welcome to VITA at United Way of Miami-Dade

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is the largest anti-poverty program in the country, bringing millions of dollars to our local community each year.  

Together, we can bring safe and reliable tax preparation services to those in need, helping working families jumpstart their savings, reduce debt and achieve their goals. 

No experience is necessary and training is provided. 

To sign-up, please register below or contact our United Way Center for Financial Stability team at (305) 646-7171 or financialstability@unitedwaymiami.org.

How would you like to serve?
*Select each option to read a brief description of the role. *
Site Coordinator - Ensure the site is running smoothly and following all operational protocols.
*Site Coordinators must also complete either an Advanced Certification or a Circular 230 Tax Professional Certification.
Tax Preparer - You are the heart of VITA. Help families access safe tax preparation, claim valuable tax credits and connect to critical financial stability services. 
Greeter - Greet everyone visiting the site to create a pleasant atmosphere. Screen taxpayers to determine the type of assistance they need and confirm they have the necessary documents to complete their tax returns.
Volunteer Training Options: *
Classroom Sessions:
Typically large groups with multiple instructors teaching and acting as proctors. Volunteers must supply their own laptop for classroom training. 
*We will be contacting you with more information on upcoming classroom sessions. You will receive an email with more details. 
Online Self-Study:
A separate option for those volunteers who prefer to learn independently and at their own pace. 
*You will receive an email with more details.
CPA/Attorney/Enrolled Agent:
*You will receive an email with more details. 
Volunteer Service Hours:
When would you be able to serve with us? (Please check all that apply) *
Volunteer Service Locations:
Where would you be able to serve with us? (Please check all that apply) *