The Best Tax Day Freebies to Get TODAY

Score yummy treats like pizza and cookies with this year's Tax Day specials.
Tax Day 2018

Tax Day is today! Maybe you filed Form 1040 back in February, or perhaps you're scrambling for a last-minute appointment with an accountant. Either way, you can take advantage of these Tax Day freebies and deals, and make the day at least a little better.

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The Best Tax Day Specials in 2018


Although this deal runs all month, $1 margaritas are a good way to drown your sorrows after forking over your hard-earned cash to Uncle Sam. Click here to find your nearest location.

Bite Squad

If you can't bring yourself to go out to eat, consider having dinner delivered on Tax Day instead. Bite Squad is offering 7.5% off delivery orders.

BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

This deal isn't specifically for Tax Day — in fact, you'll have to wait until tomorrow to treat yourself to it. Still, it's something sweet during a week that might feel stressful otherwise. Stop by your local BJ's Brewhouse on April 18, and receive a free Pizookie with a food purchase of at least $9.95. Click here to find your nearest location.

Boston Market

Grab some discounted food today at Boston Market. You can get the half-chicken individual meal with two sides, cornbread, and a regular fountain drink for only $10.40.

Bruegger's Bagels

The bagel chain is offering 13 bagels and two tubs of cream cheese for $10.40. Plus, they're offering 20% off catering. Enter the coupon code "TWENTYOFF" at checkout when ordering via the catering site.

California Tortilla

Once again, you can treat yourself to free chips and queso on Tax Day with any purchase. Be sure to say "chipping in" when placing your order!

Capriotti's Sandwich Shop

Download the Capriotti's app on iOS or Android to take advantage of the sandwich shop's Tax Day deal. You can upsize from a small to a medium-size sub for free. Click here to find your nearest location.

Captain D's

Get a bunch of food for only $10.40 with this meal deal from Captain D's. You'll receive six pieces of batter-dipped fish, one family side, and six hush puppies. Click here to find your nearest location.

Chuck E. Cheese's

Tax season can be tough, but you can still afford to treat the whole family. Stop by a participating Chuck E. Cheese's and receive a free large cheese pizza with the purchase of any other large pizza. Click here to find your nearest location.


Get all-you-can-eat pizza on Tax Day at Cicis. An adult buffet will only set you back $4.17 when you show this coupon. Find your nearest buffet here.

Firehouse Subs

Print this coupon to score free lunch with a purchase through April 19. Buy a full-priced medium or large sub, chips, and a drink, and receive a free medium sub. Click here to find your nearest location.

Great American Cookies

The cookie shop is offering a free Cookies & Cream cookie to customers who stop by a participating store today. You'll get a vanilla cookie made with chocolate sandwich cookie pieces and white chocolate chips.

Grimaldi's Pizzeria

This Tax Day, treat yourself to coal-fired pizza for less. Get a 16" traditional cheese pizza for only $10.40.


Perhaps confusingly, Hooters is offering free meals to kids today. Kids 12 and under will receive a free meal when you purchase at least $10 for each accompanying adult.

Hot Dog on a Stick

If you want to treat yourself to free food, pick up your choice of one free original turkey or veggie dog at a participating location.

Hungry Howie's

Order a large 1-topping pizza online, and receive a medium 1-topping pizza for 15 cents. Use the coupon code "TAXDAY18" when ordering to redeem this deal.

Kona Ice

Once again, Kona Ice will be giving away free shaved ice for Tax Day. Check with your nearest location to see if they're participating, so you can "chill out" after all that stressful tax prep.

Noodles & Company

Receive $4 off online orders of at least $10. Use the coupon code "TAXDAY18" at checkout to take advantage of this promotion. Click here to find your nearest location.

Office Depot & OfficeMax

The office supply chain is offering free shredding services until April 28. You can bring in up to 5 pounds of documents; just print this coupon or show it to a retail associate on your mobile device.

Planet Fitness

Relax with a free HydroMassage at this chain of gyms. Enter your name and email to get your HydroMassage coupon. The offer is available until April 21.

RA Sushi

Spend your happy hour on Tax Day at RA Sushi, where you can buy one drink and receive another for $1. Click here to find your nearest location.


The chain is supposedly offering its taco specials all day, rather than only during a set time. Call your local restaurant to confirm before heading out.


Stop by a participating location today and bag a free small original sandwich when you purchase chips and a medium drink. Click here to find your nearest location.


The office supply retailer has a coupon for free shredding services for up to 1 pound of documents. Print the coupon here, and head to your local store to use it by April 21.

Tony Roma's

Reward yourself for filing your taxes on time by heading to Tony Roma's for lunch or dinner. You'll receive a coupon for a free Kickin' Shrimp appetizer if you purchase an entree.

Readers, what Tax Day freebies are you excited about this year? Let us know in the comments below!

Senior Staff Writer

Julie joined DealNews in 2015. Her work has been featured on MSN, Business Insider, Lifehacker, The Motley Fool, GoBankingRates, and Moneyish. In her spare time, she enjoys baking sweets, reading thrillers, and listening to an ever-growing list of podcasts.
DealNews may be compensated by companies mentioned in this article. Please note that, although prices sometimes fluctuate or expire unexpectedly, all products and deals mentioned in this feature were available at the lowest total price we could find at the time of publication (unless otherwise specified).
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