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State of California Franchise Tax Board

VITA - Quiz

Welcome to the Introduction Section 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 . California Tax Credits include  



2 . Use Tax charts can be found in the Volunteer Reference Manual.  

3 . California offers a short form for nonresident returns.  

4 . California does not tax interest income from municipal bonds issued by local government in a state other than California.  

5 . California does not tax  



6 . The dependent exemption for 2014 is $300.  

7 . Which form is required to claim a refund due a deceased taxpayer?  



8 . If your clients have withholding, a return does not need to be filed.  

9 . VITA/TCE training provides software instruction on estimated tax payments.  

10 . California residents must have the same filing status as federal when