Internal Revenue Service United States Department of the Treasury
Level Basic Advanced Military International

Course Introduction


Lesson Objectives

At the end of this lesson, you will be able to describe:

  • Link & Learn Taxes navigation, screen, and course features
  • The critical components involved in the tax return preparation process
  • The various course levels and certification process
  • The responsibilities of a VITA/TCE volunteer, including due diligence
  • The resources available to assist you
  • The procedures for helping a taxpayer with identity theft

This program will provide all the available technical publications and forms you need to complete this training. If any of the suggested forms and publications are not available in this training, they can be viewed or downloaded at