tax day freebies arbys hooters 2012 Tax Day Freebies and Discounts round up
It’s Tax Day! Since the traditional tax filing day, April 15, fell on a weekend and then since April 16 is government holiday Emancipation Day, the filing deadline in 2012 is Tuesday, April 17. Which means in addition to getting your federal and state income tax returns filed, it’s also time for Tax Day Freebies!

Here are the ones we have found so far:

Arby’s: Checkout Arby’s Facebook page to get a coupon and enter its sweepstakes to win $5,000 in tax relief.

Bruegger’s: Big Bagel Bundle for just $10.40 April 14-17. The bundle includes a baker’s dozen of Bruegger’s bagels plus two tubs of Bruegger’s cold-packed cream cheese. Get the coupon on Bruegger’s Facebook page.

Boston Market: Get one free meal with a coupon from the Boston Market website if you buy another meal and fountain drink

Chevy’s: April 13-17, get two premium Herradura margaritas for $10.40. And tax is on Chevy’s for all guest meals April 17.

Chili’s: Use a coupon from their website for a free appetizer or dessert with the purchase of an adult entree April 16-18. Print the coupon or show it to your server via smart phone.

Cinnabon: Two free Classic Cinnabon Bites on April 17 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at participating locations. Send free Tax Day condolence e-cards at and

: Get 20 boneless wings for $9.99 on April 17.

HydroMassage: Free massages from April 16-20. Get the coupon at HydroMassage website.

MaggieMoo’s Ice Cream: Free scoop of frozen yogurt from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. April 17 at participating locations.

Marble Slab Creamery
: Free scoop of frozen yogurt from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. April 17 at participating stores.

McCormick & Schmick’s
: Extended happy hour April 17 from 3:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Special drinks: the Bloody Mary Tax Code, the Clear Conscience, the Rummy Refund and the Uncle Sam.

Office Depot: 25 single-sided black and white copies and up to 5 pounds of shredding for free through April 17.

Panda Express: Free single serving of its new Shanghai Angus Steak at participating locations April 17. Get the coupon by liking Panda Express on Facebook.

P.F. Chang’s: 15% discount at restaurants nationwide on dine-in and carry-out orders April 17 (does not apply to alcohol and happy hour items).

Seattle’s Best Coffee: If you click on “Great American Coffee Refund” on its Facebook page, SBC will mail you a free sample of its Levels coffee.

Sonic: Half-price fountain drinks and slushies at all day on April 17.

Souplantation: Get coupons at the website to to buy one regular adult meal and two beverages and get one lunch for $1 (valid 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 17), or buy one regular adult meal and two beverages and get one dinner for $1 (valid after 4 p.m. on April 17).

White Castle: There’s a coupon on the website for 15% off that is good April 17. White Castle is also offering a coupon for buy one Chicken Breast Sandwich get one free until April 28. Take 10.40 percent off your purchase by entering the code “TAXDAYSAVING” at checkout.
Posted by:Andrea Reiher

TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."