The deadline to submit your taxes may be months away, but there are plenty of things you can do to get a jump on filing your 2009 taxes.
Deborah Adams-McDonald of H & R Block said there's no reason to wait til the last minute.
"You can get started early," she said. "We have early access to W2s this year, if your employer is one who puts them on the Internet. You can pull them up on the Internet and bring them in that way."