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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 . Where do you enter extension payments on the California return?  



2 . For the Child and Dependent Care Expense Credit, FTB may accept cash payments to the care providers if your client can provide verifiable documentation.  

3 . PMB numbers must be entered separately on the state return.  

4 . A return claiming two personal exemptions and one dependent exemption will decrease the tax due by how much?  



5 . An additional exemption credit is allowed:  


6 . Quality review should look over all Schedule A itemized deductions.  

7 . The name and social security number of each dependent must be entered in the dependent section of a paper return.  

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

9 . May a client pay tax owed by April 15th to obtain an extension to file using Form FTB 3519?  



10 . A quality review check list includes: