Financial Literacy Outreach

Committed to serving the public interest, MNCPA offers and supports programs and campaigns that promote financial literacy in Minnesota. 


Volunteer opportunities

To sign up for an opportunity below, fill out a volunteer application.

AccountAbility Minnesota
AccountAbility Minnesota volunteers provide free tax preparation, financial education and asset development services to thousands of low-income individuals and families each year. If you are interested in volunteering, contact Adam Faitek at afaitek@accountabilitymn.org or 651-287-0187 ext. 103.

BestPrep 
BestPrep places MNCPA members in schools throughout Minnesota to teach students finance and money management skills.

Speaker’s Bureau
Members of our speaker’s bureau talk to community groups and the media about financial literacy and tax related topics on behalf of the CPA profession. Common topics include tax planning, budgeting, credit,  and how to start a small business.

Taxline
Through a partnership with the MNCPA and KARE 11, each March, MNCPA volunteers answer viewers tax related questions beginning at the 5 p.m. news until the end of the 10 p.m. news.

Military Tax Assistance
Through a partnership with the Minnesota National Guard, MNCPA members prepare tax returns at no charge for Minnesota soldiers currently deployed or who have returned from combat within the last 12 months.

How to volunteer

To sign up for one of these opportunities, fill out a volunteer application.

MNCPA resources for the general public

Free CPA referral service
Helps individuals and businesses find a CPA that's right for them.

Manage your money
Financial articles to help individuals and small businesses manage money.