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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 . To claim the nonrefundable renters credit, a single taxpayer's income must be this amount or less  

2 . If your client owes, your client can pay FTB directly online at  

3 . A doctor's statement verifying blindness must be submitted every year with the return.  

4 . When line six is checked, an extra exemption credit is allowed.  

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

6 . If your clients made IRA contributions in 1975, or 1982 through 1986 you may need to make an adjustment because:  

7 . Itemized deduction worksheet is found on FTB Schedule CA (540) Part II.  

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

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

10 . As a preparer, you determine whether you will itemize a clients deductions or to take the standard deduction.