- Train volunteers to prepare simple tax returns at coalition-sponsored tax assistance sites
Conduct a filing season kick-off incorporating media and political representatives to tell the public about the free community services being offered.
- Adopt a volunteer tax assistance site from your organization by providing the volunteer staff, equipment, or other resources available to your group
- Provide motivational speakers to educate low income workers on financial literacy.
- Issue a mayoral proclamation surrounding a coalition service
- Sponsor a bank account program such as Individual Development Accounts (IDA), a special bank account with matching funds.
- Produce booklets or videos on financial literacy covering highlights of checking/savings accounts, EITC, IDAs and money management to show at volunteer sites.
- Develop or donate publicity throughout the filing season on services sponsored by the community coalition.
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