Sure, death and taxes are certain, but some of us would prefer death to poring through the details of the U.S. tax code to find out what we owe the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Or, maybe you're a tax whiz who knows every trick to save money on those itemized deductions. Take this quiz to find out how you fare -- we promise it's not too taxing.
Question 1 of 20
What is Adjusted Gross Income?
Question 2 of 20
What is a progressive income tax system?
Question 3 of 20
Which of the following doesn't count as an itemized deduction on your income tax?
Question 4 of 20
Which of the following isn't a good reason to file a tax amendment?
Question 5 of 20
Which form tells your employer all they need to know about your tax-related allowance information?
Question 6 of 20
It was unconstitutional for the U.S. government to levy an income tax before the passage of which amendment?
Question 7 of 20
The proposed Fair Tax would change the U.S. tax system and instead:
Question 8 of 20
Which of the following may increase your chances of getting audited?
Question 9 of 20
If you sell your old Chevrolet for more than you paid, the profit is subject to:
Question 10 of 20
Which of the following is not a way to lower the amount you pay in capital gains taxes?
Question 11 of 20
What is the “three of five” test?
Question 12 of 20
Which of the following are NOT needed at the tax preparer’s office?
Question 13 of 20
What is the deadline for filing tax forms?
Question 14 of 20
What year was the Office of Commissioner of Internal Revenue established?
Question 15 of 20
What does IRS stand for?
Question 16 of 20
How many tax brackets are used in the United States?
Question 17 of 20
What form do you use to file for an extension?
Question 18 of 20
Which of the following is NOT an itemized deduction that can be included in your taxes?
Question 19 of 20
What is a flat tax?
Question 20 of 20