Tax Day freebies and deals

Jeannie Matthews
April 17, 2018

Procrastinators beware: April 17 is the deadline for filing your taxes this year.

Whether or not you're bringing home the bacon with that tax return, enjoy a Carolina Pulled Pork Sandwich topped with mustard slaw and a side for just $10.40 at the bar at Virgil's Real BBQ.

Because nobody has had a harder month than accountants, number-crunchers can head to American gastropub HandCraft Kitchen & Cocktails for 30% off their bill on April 17 from 6-8 p.m. "Just come in and say, 'Chipping in, ' when you place your order", the restaurant's website says.

Hot Dog on a Stick: Is giving all customers one free original turkey or veggie dog on Tuesday.

Sonny's BBQ: Is offering the "IRS" - Irresistible Rib Special - on Tuesday. The deal is not valid through third-party delivery. "Special rules may apply if you're in the military or live outside the U.S". It's only right you be rewarded, and New York City establishments have your back.

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Ant McPartlin has been sentenced after pleading guilty to drink-driving
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From April 17 to April 19 you can get a FREE medium sub when you buy a full priced medium or large sub, chips & drink.

But you still need to pay up now to show good faith. The limit is one coupon per table, per visit. Get more info here. Relieve your stress with a free Hydromassage. Office Depot/Office Max is offering five pounds of document shredding, free of charge, through April 28 with coupon .

Tax preparation got you hot and sweaty?

April 15, the typical tax deadline, occurred over the weekend and Monday marked a holiday with Presidents' Day, which pushed the deadline to Tuesday.

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