The IRS founded the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) initiative in 1969. Meaning, VITA will turn 50 in 2019. VITA 5-0. What does the future of VITA/Free Tax Prep look like in Florida? With rapid shifts appearing in technology and the marketplace, what is the real, true value of the service provided by your VITA/Free Tax Prep efforts? What is the Value Proposition of our VITA/Free Tax Prep sites in our Florida communities?
This half-day Summit will convene VITA/Free Tax Prep Program Leaders and Site Coordinators from across Florida to work together to envision VITA for the future. The work session participants will explore the Who, What, When, Where, Why and How of possibilities for VITA/Free Tax Prep. This leadership capacity-building session will also incorporate the Platforms of Prosperity into its collaborative ideation and model practice-sharing to ensure that VITA 5-0 and beyond meets our neighbors where they are in our Florida communities.