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

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

Hooters - Through Tuesday, kids 12 and younger get a free kids meal with an adult purchase of $10 or more at participating locations. It's the first time Hardee's has offered a tax day deal.

We hope these deals brighten your day, and good luck with your taxes!

Chuck E. Cheese's: Tuesday through Thursday, buy one large cheese pizza, get one large cheese pizza free.

While it's not technically a Tax Day discount, you can still get $1 margaritas, or Dollaritas, until the end of the month.

Chili's: Participating locations are celebrating Tax Day Tuesday with a $5 Cuervo Blue Margarita special. The key: Customers need to say the password "Made from Scratch" to get the deal, according to a spokesman.

Using this coupon, you can get a free medium sub with the purchase of full-priced sub and medium drink. No purchase necessary and you don't even have to prove you filed your taxes.

Participating Boston Market restaurants nationwide will offer a $10.40 Tax Day Special on April 17, which includes a half chicken individual meal with two sides, cornbread, and a regular fountain drink.

Schlotzsky's: Get a free small original sandwich with purchase of chips and a medium drink Tuesday.

Great American Cookie Company - The Great American Cookie Company continues its annual Tax Day tradition by offering a free Cookies & Cream cookie to customers who stop by participating stores on April 17. Offer valid through 4/19.

The pizza chain is offering another deal on a pie.

Office Depot - Up to 5 lb. of free shredding with coupon. Offer valid through April 28, 2018.

Bruegger's Bagels: Now through Tuesday, get the Big Bagel Bundle for $10.40 when you sign up for a coupon at www.brueggers.com/tax-day.

When April 15 falls on a Sunday, which it did this year, and Emancipation Day on Monday, that was yesterday, then today is Tax Day for everyone. Also every day after 8 p.m., Sonic has half-price shakes, floats and ice cream slushes.

Among the offerings are Uncle Sam Took All My $$ ($4 beers); Wait, It's Tax Day - I Need an Extension ($10 cocktails); and Uncle Sam Owes Me - Let it Rain (discounted bottle service).

Getting your taxes done can be emotionally trying, monotonous, and frustrating. You'll have to visit in September (not Labor Day weekend).