Make the most of Tax Day 2018 with these discounts and freebies


Calendar on top of form 1040 income tax form for 2017 showing tax day for filing is April 17 2018

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Whether you’ve already done your taxes or you’re waiting until the last minute, you deserve a break for Tax Day.

Tax Day is April 17 this year because the traditional April 15 date fell on a Sunday. Monday, April 16, is a Emancipation Day–a federal holiday–meaning Americans got a couple extra days to finish up their tax returns. Maybe you ended up with a refund; maybe you owe some money to the federal government.

Whatever the case, enjoy these discounts and freebies to make the day a little less stressful:

  • Applebee’s: The chain’s $1 margarita deal continues through April 30, so you can enjoy a Dollarita for Tax Day!
  • BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse: The day after Tax Day is the chain’s Free Pizookie Day. Get a free Pizookie with a minimum $9.95 food purchase Wednesday.
  • Boston Market: You can order the $10.40, which includes a Half Chicken Individual Meal with 2 sides, cornbread, and a regular fountain beverage.
  • Captain D’s: Get 6-piece batter-dipped fish, a family side and 6 Hush Puppies for $10.40.
  • Cici’s Pizza: $4.17 Adult Buffet with the coupon from their Facebook page.
  • Chuck E. Cheese’s: For every large pizza purchased, guests will get one large cheese pizza free. Offer valid from April 17 – 19, 2018.
  • Firehouse Subs: Free medium sub when you buy a full-priced medium or large sub, chips and drink. Offer valid April 17-19, 2018.
  • Giordano’s: Get $5 off your order with this coupon.
  • Hardee’s: Free sausage biscuit, no purchase necessary, 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. You’ll need to say the password, “Made from scratch,” in order to cash in.
  • Hooters: From April 14 through April 17, kids 12 and under get a free Kids Meal with a purchase of $10 or more.
  • Hungry Howie’s: Use promo TAXDAY18 to score a medium 1-topping pizza for $0.15 when you buy a large 1-topping pizza at regular menu price. This is for online, carry-out orders only.
  • McDonald’s: Use the McDonald’s app on April 17 to get a 10-piece Chicken McNugget for $1.48.
  • Noodles & Company: Get $4 off a $10 online purchase through April 18 using the code TAXDAY18. More info here.
  • Potbelly Sandwich Shop: Potbelly Perks rewards program members get a free sandwich on Tax Day with the purchase of a sandwich of equal or higher value through the chain’s mobile app.
  • P.F. Chang’s: 15% off takeout via code TAXDAY. More info here.
  • Planet Fitness: Free hydromassages available at Planet Fitness locations from April 14 through April 21. More info here.
  • Sonic: Half price cheeseburgers all day long. More info here.
  • Office Depot & Office Max: Five free pounds of document shredding. Offer valid through April 28, 2018.
  • Outback Steakhouse: The chain is offering free Bloomin’ Onions on Tuesday, April 17.
  • Quiznos: Place an order with the Quiznos Toasty Points loyalty app on April 17 to get 10.40% off your order.
  • Staples: Through April 21, get “free shredding services,” up to one pound with a coupon available here.
  • White Castle: Using this coupon will get you 15% off your order on Tax Day.

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