It helps to get all tax documents together before starting on the 2013 tax return.
Taxpayers will need a Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement, which employers should send by the end of January.
Give it a couple of weeks to arrive by mail, said Dan Boone, IRS spokesman.
Those who haven’t received a W-2 by Feb. 14 should follow these steps:
• Contact employer first and request a W-2 if it hasn’t already been sent. Make sure the employer has the correct address.