Agent hired to help immigrants with paperwork
Sarah Holtzclaw, with the Partnership to End Poverty, has been appointed by the Internal Revenue Service as a certified acceptance agent.
In this capacity, Holtzclaw will work with immigrants in the region to obtain their tax identification numbers and to facilitate their submission of income taxes.
Holtzclaw is the only IRS-approved certified acceptance agent in Oregon.
Holtzclaw's designation will improve the efficiency and ease with which Latinos and other immigrants can complete their taxes and remain compliant with U.S. tax laws.
The Partnership to End Poverty is a nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing poverty in Central Oregon, long term. The Partnership collaborates with Central Oregon's wide range of socially conscious organizations with the goal of achieving more poverty reduction together than it could working alone.