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State of California Franchise Tax Board

VITA - Quiz

Welcome to the General Information 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 . Non custodial parent may each claim half of the California Child and Dependent Care Expense credit.  

2 . If your client owes taxes, have your client make the check payable to "Franchise Tax Board" and:  

3 . You should double check withholding on what documents?  

4 . Your client must sign and date their return:  

5 . For California, federal and California state obligations may not be combined to meet the 50% test.  

6 . If your client paid someone to care for their child or qualifying person so they could work, they may be able to take the Child and Dependent Care Expenses Credit.  

7 . An income adjustment must be made for federally non-taxable foreign social security income.  

8 . California does not tax interest earned from:  

9 . The filing status on the federal and state return must be:  

10 . Estimated payments do not need to be made if withholding includes all but $____ of tax due.