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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 . TaxWise automatically enters nonrefundable renters credit on the state tax form.  

2 . The volunteer manual contains a sales tax table by county.  

3 . A refund from a prior year may be designated:  



4 . Your client or spouse can claim an additional personal exemption credit if they are visually impaired:  

5 . 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.  

6 . If your client has multiple last names, use the last name listed on their social security card  

7 . California does not tax interest earned from:  



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

9 . To claim the exemption credits when using the software, you must:  



10 . IRS and FTB policy require a Quality Review Sheet be attached to the transmittal documents of all e-filed returns.