Every tax season, more and more restaurants and other businesses are offering discounts and freebies to help ease the pain of paying taxes. Some of the deals are good on tax day only (April 18), but others are good both before and after.
Here’s this year’s list. I’ll add to it as more come in, so make sure you check back:
- Bob Evans: 30% discount on your entire purchase. You’ll need this coupon.
- Boston Market: Get a Half Chicken Individual Meal with two sides, corn bread, a regular fountain drink and a cookie for $10.40. No coupon required; or get $5 off a purchase of $20 or more with this coupon.
- Bruegger’s Bagels: Get a Big Bagel Bundle for $10.40. To get the coupon, go to the Bruegger’s website and enter your e-mail address.
- Dairy Queen: Get two crispy chicken wraps, three chicken strips or cheeseburger, plus fries, a beverage and small sundae, for just $5.
- Firehouse Subs: FREE medium sub when you purchase an additional medium or large sub, chips and a medium drink. You’ll need a coupon, which you can get from the Firehouse Subs Facebook page.
- Great American Cookies: Get a FREE birthday cake cookie on April 18. No coupon, purchase or proof of completed tax return required.
- Hardee’s: BOGO All-Natural Burgers. You’ll need this printable coupon.
- Hooters: kids ages 11 and under get one FREE kids’ meal with a $10 or more adult purchase at participating locations.
- HydroMassage: Get a FREE massage (April 15-22). You’ll need to call ahead for an appointment (except for Planet Fitness locations) and you’ll need this coupon.
- Kona Ice: Get a FREE shaved ice on April 18th from the Kona Ice truck. To find a Kona Ice truck in your area, tweet your zip code to @KonaIce with the message, “Where can I find the Kona truck on #TaxDay”.
- Noodles & Company: Get $4 off an online order of $10 or more. Use the promo code TAXDAY17.
- Office Depot: Shred 5 lbs. of documents for FREE. You’ll need this coupon.
- Pizza Hut: Save 30% when you order online. Use the promo code AF5ZX8AK4AK6.
- Schlotsky’s: Get a FREE small “The Original” sandwich with the purchase of chips and a medium drink. No coupon required.
- Sonic: Half price cheeseburgers all day and/or half price shakes and ice cream slushes after 8 p.m.
- Starbucks: Send a $5 or more Starbucks Gift via iMessage and receive a FREE $5 Starbucks Gift for yourself.