Course: ACCT 392DCS. Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Clinic – Supervisor (4-4-4)
Prerequisites: ACCT 292CS (ACCT 292BCS, ACCT 292CCS or ACCT 292DCS), or ACCT 440, or faculty permission, and good academic standing. This course aims to provide students with quality experiential learning experience in the field of taxation as a supervisor, as well as provide free tax preparation service to low income taxpayers in our community. As a result of completing this course, students will: (1) understand the critical components involved in the tax return preparation process; (2) understand applicable tax law and the tools available to assist in preparing, reviewing and filing accurate tax returns; (3) certify as a volunteer tax return preparer by taking a certification test; and (4) complete a minimum number of hours of community service and review a minimum number of tax returns before submission to relevant government agencies. May be repeated twice for credit.