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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 . State tax law follows federal for children under 19 with more than $2,000 in investment income  

2 . Injured spouse provisions do not apply in California.  

3 . VITA assistance must be provided free of charge.  

4 . The new Head of Household Schedule is FTB 3514.  

5 . California has a paperless extension to file a return until which date?  


6 . A return must be filed if either the California Gross Income (CA GI) or the California Adjusted Gross Income (CA AGI) was more than the amount shown for filing status, age and number of dependents.  

7 . If a return is normally required, file a final return for individuals who died during 2015.  

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



9 . You may download, view and print California income tax forms on the internet at ftb.ca.gov  

10 . The 2015 California Volunteer Manual covers instruction for: