Welcome to The Ohio Benefit Bank (OBB™) online tax counselor training! We appreciate your decision to become a trained OBB tax counselor to help those in need in your community! This training will prepare you for your work and role as a tax counselor with the OBB


Steps to Becoming an OBB Tax Counselor

1. You must be associated/work with an OBB site to become an OBB tax counselor.

2. Click the "Get Started" button below to go to the Tax Counselor Road Map page.

3. Complete all course sections linked on the Tax Counselor Road Map page.

4. Complete the practice scenario in Section 16 “Practice with the Training Website”.

5. Complete the final scenario (linked in the Certification Test).

6. Take and pass the Tax Counselor Certification Test.

7. You’ll receive your login name, instructions and counselor certificate by email within two business days.


If you have already completed OBB benefit counselor training feel free to begin with part two of the tax training.


For technical issues or questions about the training please email:


Technical Requirements

•  Adobe Flash Player 10 or later (free download here)

•  Broadband Internet connection

•  Tested in Mozilla Firefox 18.0.1, Internet Explorer 9.0.15, and Google Chrome 26.0.1410.64m






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