VITA - Section 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 . The personal exemption credit for 2013 is $106. 

2 . State and federal rules differ for children under age 19 who received more than $2,000 of investment income in 2013. 

3 . If you client does not have a filing requirement, file a tax return to claim a refund if 



4 . California has an Earned Income Tax Credit similar to the Federal credit.  

5 . Gross Income does not include adjustments or deductions. 

6 . You may use any color ink on a paper return. 

7 . If your clients do not have a filing requirement, they should still file a tax return to claim refund if 



8 . Married Filing Separate returns follow all income rules listed in the Volunteer Reference Manual filing requirement chart. 

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

10 . Contributions made on a California return are tax deductible.