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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.

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1 . California does not tax interest earned from:  

2 . State tax withheld is found in which box on the W-2?  

3 . To exempt interest dividends from mutual funds:  

4 . To calculate for the California Child and Dependent Care Expenses Credit use  

5 . The exception to the filing status rule is:  

6 . If your client receives no more than $101,636 combined wages for 2014, how much excess SDI/VPDI can your client claim?  

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

8 . Refunds can be direct deposited and balance due paid by credit card.  

9 . What makes the FTB 540 2EZ tax tables different from the tax tables included in this manual?  

10 . 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.