Department of the Treasury - Internal Revenue Service
Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) Program
Application Checklist and Contact Sheet
Name of organization
Address of organization
Point of Contact (POC) name
Point of Contact (POC) title
Email address for POC
Has your organization registered or renewed your registration this year through the System for
Award Management (SAM) at
Is your organization interested in applying for a multi-year grant?
If YES, have you checked the criteria under the Multi-Year Grant Opportunities section of
Publication 1101 to determine if your organization is eligible to apply?
Application Checklist and Assembly
All documents requiring a signature must contain either an electronic signature or scanned copy of the original signature. Make sure
you double check that you have all documents and information required. Technical ranking occurs simultaneously with the Grant
Program Office (GPO) evaluation. Any missing information identified by the GPO during its evaluation may not be considered by
technical evaluators depending on when the review is completed. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure all information is
submitted. Incomplete applications meeting basic eligibility will be scored based on the information available at time of review.
Therefore, it is extremely important that the submission is complete.
1. Form 14204, TCE Application Checklist & Contact Sheet (this sheet)
2. Background Narrative
3. Nonprofit Status Determination letter issued by the Internal Revenue Service
4. Explanation on the organization’s letterhead, if Federal tax returns are not required to be file
5. Proposed Program/Budget Plan
6. Form 8653 - TCE Application Plan
7. Standard Form 424, Application for Federal Assistance
8. Civil Rights Narrative
9. Standard Form LLL, Disclosure of Lobbying Activities (if required)
May 31 st
Application Due Date:
(Note: If May 31 st falls on a weekend, the Monday following the 5/31 date will be the deadline for application submission)
IRS Volunteer Income Tax Preparation and Outreach Programs Privacy and Paperwork Reduction Act Notice Privacy and Paperwork Reduction Act
Notice - The Privacy Act of 1974 requires that when we ask for information we tell you our legal right to ask for the information, why we are asking for it, and how
it will be used. We must also tell you what could happen if we do not receive it, and whether your response is voluntary, required to obtain a benefit, or mandatory.
Our legal right to ask for information is 5 U.S.C. 301. The Paperwork Reduction Act requires that the IRS display an OMB control number on all public information
requests. The OMB Control Number for this study is 1545-2222. The time estimated for participation is 10 minutes. We are asking for this information to assist us
in contacting you relative to your interest and/or participation in the IRS volunteer income tax preparation and outreach programs. The information you provide may
be furnished to others who coordinate activities and staffing at volunteer return preparation sites or outreach activities. The information may also be used to
establish effective controls, send correspondence and recognize volunteers. Your response is voluntary. However, if you do not provide the requested information,
the IRS may not be able to use your assistance in these programs.
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