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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 . A return claiming two personal exemptions and one dependent exemption will decrease the tax due by how much?  



2 . May a client pay tax owed by April 15th to obtain an extension to file using Form FTB 3519?  



3 . An income adjustment must be made for federally non-taxable foreign social security income.  

4 . FTB 540 2EZ filers use which tax table:  



5 . Volunteer site prepared returns must state the site number and preparer's initials on the return.  

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



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



8 . When a copy of the W-2 cannot be obtained, use FTB Form 3526.  

9 . Quality review should look over all Schedule A itemized deductions.  

10 . Your client may claim a credit for excess SDI or VPDI withheld only if