Link & Learn Taxes is self-paced e-learning for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance and Tax Counseling for the Elderly (VITA/TCE) program. This training will instruct you in the VITA/TCE return preparation process and tax law covered in the VITA/TCE program.
Click the Certifications Paths tab above to select your certification level and access the student and teacher course materials.
We welcome your suggestions for improving your experience, as well as that of the taxpayers you serve. Please complete the electronic evaluation for your course or mail your concerns to:
Internal Revenue Service - Stop 45WI – VITA/TCE Training – 401 West Peachtree Street, NW – Atlanta, GA 30308
Although we cannot respond individually to each letter, we do appreciate your feedback and will consider your comments in future updates to this site.
Thank you for volunteering your time to provide this valuable service.
VITA/TCE Central lets you find your most frequently used tools on one page—certification tests, training and testing PDFs, evaluations, Practice Lab, instructor tools and more!
Additional training modules (Volunteer Standards of Conduct, Form 13614-C, Intake/Interview and Quality Review Training, optional specialty courses, and Site Coordinator training) are also available on VITA/TCE Central.
The following videos describe the taxpayer experience at free tax preparation sites and explain basic information about the return preparation process. This information is beneficial for the volunteers who serve as American Sign Language interpreters at the sites across the country and useful for anyone who wants to better understand the tax preparation process.