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VITA - Quiz

Welcome to the Software Tips 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.

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1 . When using the tax software, there is no procedure for backing out savings bond interest income on the California return.   1 . When using the tax software, there is no procedure for backing out savings bond interest income on the California return.  
2 . You must review each line of the California 540 to make sure the information transferred correctly from the federal tax return.   2 . You must review each line of the California 540 to make sure the information transferred correctly from the federal tax return.  
3 . A transmitting computer automatically updates software with each transmission.   3 . A transmitting computer automatically updates software with each transmission.  
4 . Entering State Disability Insurance in Box 14 of the W2 is correct by the employer.   4 . Entering State Disability Insurance in Box 14 of the W2 is correct by the employer.  
5 . California taxes foreign earned income.   5 . California taxes foreign earned income.  
6 . If an income statement does not state a State Tax Identification number, work around by   6 . If an income statement does not state a State Tax Identification number, work around by  


7 . The definition of a dependent for California purposes is the same as Federal.   7 . The definition of a dependent for California purposes is the same as Federal.  
8 . One correct option to enter State Disability Insurance is to list the amount and type of State Disability Insurance in boxes 19 and 20 of the W2.   8 . One correct option to enter State Disability Insurance is to list the amount and type of State Disability Insurance in boxes 19 and 20 of the W2.  
9 . Part of California quality review is to check the State Disability Insurance deduction on federal Schedule A.   9 . Part of California quality review is to check the State Disability Insurance deduction on federal Schedule A.  
10 . California Lottery winnings are not excluded from California taxable income.   10 . California Lottery winnings are not excluded from California taxable income.  
 
 

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