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State of California Franchise Tax Board

VITA - Quiz

Welcome to the Volunteer Procedures Quiz. This quiz is not submitted for scoring, nor will it be recorded. This is just a chance for you to see how much you know about each section. Your answers will be evaluated upon your clicking the Submit button. If your answer is incorrect, we urge you to try again and then go back and study that particular sub-section which pertains to that question.

If you have taken some practice quizzes and feel comfortable with your results, please proceed to the final exam. This exam is graded and will determine if the Franchise Tax Board can grant you a certification as a Volunteer Income Tax Assistant. You may take the final exam at any time by clicking the link on the upper right of this page.

Good luck!

1 . The quality review process is:  



2 . A Volunteer Information Sheet is included in the manual and must be:  


3 . SIDN is used for:  



4 . Payment for completing a tax return in the volunteer program is:  


5 . SIDN/site numbers can be set as defaults in the TaxWise system.  

6 . SIDN must be included on all returns whether E-filed or manually completed.  

7 . Once the return has been prepared, you may retain confidential information from the client's return in case the client needs to file a Form 540X.  

8 . Volunteers should not try to publicize their own sites.  

9 . If a taxpayer asks for information regarding the Federal Privacy Act, refer them to:  


10 . The phone number you will give your client if they have questions about their account and you are not with them.