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1 . If line 6 of Form 540 is completed then   1 . If line 6 of Form 540 is completed then  

2 . FTB Schedule CA (540),line 8, Column A, includes $80 interest from United States Savings Bonds for a total of $200 interest income. On the FTB Schedule CA (540)   2 . FTB Schedule CA (540),line 8, Column A, includes $80 interest from United States Savings Bonds for a total of $200 interest income. On the FTB Schedule CA (540)  


3 . FTB Schedule CA (540) should be completed when   3 . FTB Schedule CA (540) should be completed when  

4 . The exemption credit is:   4 . The exemption credit is:  


5 . Interest from state or municipal bonds issued outside of California create   5 . Interest from state or municipal bonds issued outside of California create  

6 . An estimate penalty is assessed if the tax due is:   6 . An estimate penalty is assessed if the tax due is:  


7 . If a taxpayer has no filing requirement but is eligible for the child and dependent care credit, should a return be filed?   7 . If a taxpayer has no filing requirement but is eligible for the child and dependent care credit, should a return be filed?  

8 . Information about direct deposit can be found in which section of the Volunteer Manual?   8 . Information about direct deposit can be found in which section of the Volunteer Manual?  


9 . Line 63, Other Taxes, Form 540, addresses early withdrawal from a retirement plan.   9 . Line 63, Other Taxes, Form 540, addresses early withdrawal from a retirement plan.  
10 . The California Child and Dependent Care Credit is nonrefundable.   10 . The California Child and Dependent Care Credit is nonrefundable.  
 
 

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