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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 . If in doubt whether there is a filing requirement, file a return.  

2 . To locate a volunteer site in California you can access the internet at ftb.ca.gov.  

3 . Registered Domestic Partners (RDP) must file their California return using either the married filing jointly or married filing separate status.  

4 . FTB Form 540 may be used for any resident taxpayer's state income tax.  

5 . A return must be filed if filing as a qualifying widow(er), under age 65, with 1 dependents and has CA Gross Income more than  



6 . VITA assistance must be provided free of charge.  

7 . You may report and pay the use tax on your state income tax return.  

8 . California has a VITA/TCE computer based training (CBT) offered on ftb.ca.gov.  

9 . A return must be filed if filing single, with 0 dependents and the California Gross Income is more than  



10 . Which form allows a taxpayer to claim all state income tax credits?