VITA - Section Quiz




Welcome to the Form 540 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 . It is important to complete the federal return because 



2 . TaxWise generates a FTB Form 540 unless manually changed by the user. 

3 . The California Child and Dependent Care Credit is nonrefundable. 

4 . Tax from Schedule G-1 is beyond the scope of the volunteer program. 

5 . Private Mortgage Insurance is not an itemized deduction on the state return. 

6 . If the circle on line 6 is completed then the taxpayer may not 



7 . Unemployment, social security, railroad retirement, US Savings Bonds, state tax refunds and CA Lottery winnings are 



8 . What document is used to determine bank routing and account number for refund direct deposit?  



9 . Check the California credit that is refundable: 



10 . TaxWise figures the amount of other taxes correctly, provided the birthdate and income statement are correct.