Tax Day 2017 is right around the corner! If you don’t know what Tax Day is, it’s the last day to file your 2016 income tax return without incurring a penalty. It’s also a day where many businesses offer special freebies and deals to celebrate. You may be thinking, “What’s the catch?” There isn’t one! These deals are simply offered as a way to relieve Tax Day stress and reward yourself for all your hard work.


Here’s your ultimate list of the best Tax Day freebies and deals:

Free Shaved Ice at Kona Ice: Kona Ice is giving away free Konas on April 18. All you have to do is send them a tweet (@KONAICE) to find the truck nearest your location.

Free Original Sandwich at Schlotzsky’s: Schlotzsky’s is helping ease the stress of Tax Day by treating guests to a free Original Sandwich with a purchase of a medium drink and a bag of chips on April 18.

Free Dessert at Tony Roma’s: Tony Roma’s is offering a free dessert coupon for any guest that orders an entree between April 15 and April 17. The offer may vary slightly by location.

Free Birthday Cake cookie at Great American Cookies: Great American Cookies, for the fifth year in a row, will give you a much-needed free dose of sugar in the form of a free Birthday Cake cookie on April 18. No minimum purchase is required.

Big Bagel Bundle Deal at Bruegger’s Bagels: Bruegger’s Bagels’ popular breakfast deal will also return April 14 – April 19 when customers can download a coupon from its site to get a Big Bagel Bundle, which includes a baker's dozen of bagels and two tubs of cream cheese, for just $10.40.

Free Massage at HydroMassage: HydroMassage is back with their free massage, and this year they’ve made it bigger and better. They’ve partnered with Planet Fitness to expand this promotion, offering free massages in over 1,000 P.F. locations. Get your free massage between April 18 and April 22. Find a location, schedule an appointment, and bring in your coupon to unwind and relax – for free!

Free Entrance at National Parks: Besides being Tax Day, it's also National Parks Week, which means you can get into any of the U.S. National Parks for free the weekends of April 15–16 and April 22–23. Be sure to check with the National Park you want to visit because many of them have special events during these weeks. 

Free Curly Fries at Arby’s: Arby’s will be giving away free curly fries on Tuesday, April 18 with no purchase required.

Two free Classic Bites at Cinnabon: Cinnabon is giving away two free Classic Bites to each customer on Tax Day, April 18, with no purchase or coupon required.

BOGO deals at McDonald’s: McDonald’s is offering several Tax Day specials that vary from franchise to franchise, including buy one get one (BOGO) Big Macs and Quarter Pounders with Cheese for 1 cent, 15 cents, or 25 cents; free small French fries; or 59-cent hamburgers. Call your local McDonald’s to confirm their offer before going out.

Rib Dinner at Sonny’s BBQ: Get a sweet & smoky or house dry-rubbed rib dinner on special on April 18. Contact your nearest Sonny’s BBQ for more information.

$6 Margarita at Chili’s: Get $6 blueberry and pineapple margaritas all day on April 18 at participating Chili’s locations.

$4.95 Tax Extension at Liberty Tax: So, this technically isn’t a Tax Day deal, but we wanted to remind you that if you need more time to file or have a complicated tax situation, you can file an extension with Liberty Online for only $4.95! If you file your extension by April 18, 2017, you have until October 15, 2017, to file your taxes.


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