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 . To be eligible for nonrefundable renters credit you must have: 



2 . Overpaid tax may be applied to next year's estimate payment. 

3 . You must complete a federal return before you begin a state return. 



4 . A quality review process is required for all volunteer sites. 

5 . On the California return, blind and senior taxpayers may 



6 . State income tax paid is: 



7 . To compute the nonrefundable renters credit, use the renters credit worksheet. 

8 . Line 16 of the Form 540 is used to adjust: 



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



10 . It is beyond the scope of the VITA program to calculate the underpayment of estimated tax penalty on line 113.