VITA knowledge check State of California tax prep

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Thank you for visiting Franchise Tax Board's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance/Tax Counseling for the Elderly (VITA/TCE) website.

The VITA computer based training application is currently unavailable. It will be available November 15, 2019.

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program helps taxpayers with basic tax returns. The federal online course is intended for the volunteer who will provide free quality tax return preparation services in their community. This computer-based training provided by FTB is to test your knowledge to accurately prepare a California income tax return for individuals. Test your knowledge using the 5130, VITA/TCE California Volunteer Reference Manual in some of the following areas:

  • Federal vs. State law
  • Filing status
  • Standard vs. Itemized deduction
  • Software tips and more

Good luck and thank you for your interest in the VITA Program

Reference Material
5130 - California Volunteer Reference Manual

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