SharePoint list columns are very easy to use and configure. However when working with customers you will hear many different questions related to columns e.g.: “Can I edit managed metadata column in datasheet view?”.
I made the following table for my own reference and I am sharing it with you. The table lists features and limits of SharePoint columns related to various questions you might be asked.
* Update 2014-03-25: Thomas says you can use [ID] to use this special column in a calculated column.