Tax Season Is Almost Here: What You Can Do to Prepare

Tax season can be a stressful time, but getting prepared now can help it go more smoothly.

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Although the federal income tax filing deadline isn’t until April, the 2024 tax season starts in just a few short weeks. But you don’t need to wait until late January gets here to start getting ready. 

There are some things you can do now to help you prepare for filing your 2023 tax return.

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Katelyn Washington
Former Tax Writer

Katelyn has more than 6 years of experience working in tax and finance. While she specialized in tax content while working at Kiplinger from 2023 to 2024, Katelyn has also written for digital publications on topics including insurance, retirement, and financial planning and had financial advice commissioned by national print publications. She believes knowledge is the key to success and enjoys providing content that educates and informs.