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Below is a set of online demonstrations and each chapter is about five minutes long. The training will not replace IRS certification and does not cover any tax law, but is designed with partner organizations and trainers to become acquainted with the software.The trainings were recorded in January 2013.
To be a coach, you need to understand the work that goes into a tax return. Download this guide (Scenarios PowerPoint 97-2003 or 2012 Scenarios PDF Version). Plan to prepare at least three tax returns on your own to best support a client.
These three scenarios will take you through the basics of filing a federal tax return. Each scenario includes questions about the data you enter and how that data gets used to determine amounts for tax credits and deductions. Answers to the questions are provided on the final slide.
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