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VITA - Quiz

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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 . If the client meets the dependency test for someone else's return, you must:   1 . If the client meets the dependency test for someone else's return, you must:  


2 . It is not necessary to enter an Site Identification Number on every volunteer program prepared return.   2 . It is not necessary to enter an Site Identification Number on every volunteer program prepared return.  
3 . The amount of federal itemized deductions is the same amount of itemized deduction used on the California return.   3 . The amount of federal itemized deductions is the same amount of itemized deduction used on the California return.  
4 . What type of insurance is not a valid deduction for California and must be adjusted?   4 . What type of insurance is not a valid deduction for California and must be adjusted?  


5 . If a taxpayer received a homeowner's exemption they are always disqualified from using nonrefundable renters credit.   5 . If a taxpayer received a homeowner's exemption they are always disqualified from using nonrefundable renters credit.  
6 . The 2015 standard deduction for married filing joint returns is $8,008.   6 . The 2015 standard deduction for married filing joint returns is $8,008.  
7 . A taxpayer is not allowed an exemption credit when:   7 . A taxpayer is not allowed an exemption credit when:  

8 . If your client does not have a Social Security Number and the IRS issued your client an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number, enter the Individual Taxpayer Identification Number in the spaces provided for the social security number.   8 . If your client does not have a Social Security Number and the IRS issued your client an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number, enter the Individual Taxpayer Identification Number in the spaces provided for the social security number.  
9 . To exempt interest dividends from mutual funds:   9 . To exempt interest dividends from mutual funds:  


10 . California does not tax interest earned from:   10 . California does not tax interest earned from:  


 
 

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