VITA - Section 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 . Any dependent, filing their individual tax return, must use the "California Standard Deduction Worksheet for Dependents." 

2 . Estimated payments do not need to be made if withholding includes all but $____ of tax due. 


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



4 . California does not tax US Savings bonds. 

5 . Income splitting rules are within the scope of the VITA/TCE program. 

6 . To calculate your client's IRA California basis use the IRA adjustment worksheet. 

7 . A client's filing status for California must be the same as filing status on the Federal return except: 



8 . The 2013 dependent exemption amount is: 



9 . Clients may each claim half of the nonrefundable renters credit when filing married filing separately. 

10 . Use tax may be paid: