The IRS began accepting e-filing today. Early filers can get started by filing for a tax refund.
Although if you live in California, you may have to wait for your state tax refund. See http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2009/01/16/california-forced-impose-day-delay-tax-refunds/ (Update for Californians. If you can file now it may be the only way to get a prompt refund. See http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/28712615/)
Here are some links to software and solutions for do it yourselfers. See our previous look at these solutions here. http://moneycafe.com/blog/2008/12/time-to-look-at-tax-software/
Online Tax Preparation
Compare TaxCut Online products
Compare TaxAct Online Solutions.
See the CompleteTax offering.
Desktop Tax Software
Compare Software Downloads