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 . VITA/TCE training provides software instruction on estimated tax payments.  

2 . Instructions for the California 540NR NonResident return are not included. 

3 . On the California return, the correct rounding procedure is 


4 . If a return is normally required, file a final return for individuals who died during 2013. 

5 . You do not need to attach a copy of the death certificate to claim a refund. 

6 . The dependent exemption for 2013 is $200. 

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

8 . When completing state tax forms, you may choose to round or not. 

9 . State tax law is different from federal for children under 19 with more than $2,000 in investment income 

10 . The Volunteer Reference Manual no longer includes instructions for FTB Form 540A.