March 13, 2019 Visit IRS.gov for steps you should take now for the 2019 tax filing season. Because of changes in the tax law, refunds or tax bills may be different this year. To avoid surprises, you should do a Paycheck Checkup to help you decide if you need to adjust your withholding. Make sure you have all needed documents before filing, including your: 2017 return Year-end Forms W-2 Forms 1099 Form 1095-A E-file, it’s the most accurate way to prepare and file. Combine direct deposit with electronic filing to get your refund as fast as possible. For more information see Tax Reform Basics for Individuals and Families PDF.