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1 . Most exceptions to the same filing status for federal and state rule are   1 . Most exceptions to the same filing status for federal and state rule are  


2 . Contribution amounts can be changed after the return is filed.   2 . Contribution amounts can be changed after the return is filed.  
3 . To be eligible for nonrefundable renter's credit you must have:   3 . To be eligible for nonrefundable renter's credit you must have:  


4 . The California Volunteer Reference Manual includes sales tax tables to assist volunteers using the federal sales tax deduction.   4 . The California Volunteer Reference Manual includes sales tax tables to assist volunteers using the federal sales tax deduction.  
5 . The dependent exemption amount for 2016 is:   5 . The dependent exemption amount for 2016 is:  


6 . A current year refund may not be applied to next year's estimate tax payments.   6 . A current year refund may not be applied to next year's estimate tax payments.  
7 . The difference between the amount of student loan interest that may be deducted for federal and state should be calculated using:   7 . The difference between the amount of student loan interest that may be deducted for federal and state should be calculated using:  

8 . You should always double check names and social security numbers.   8 . You should always double check names and social security numbers.  
9 . A single taxpayer, renting property in California, with California adjusted gross income of $39,995 qualifies for nonrefundable renter's credit.   9 . A single taxpayer, renting property in California, with California adjusted gross income of $39,995 qualifies for nonrefundable renter's credit.  
10 . California withholding is found in which box on the W-2?   10 . California withholding is found in which box on the W-2?  


 
 

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