Freebies to ease the tax deadline pain

Darnell Taylor
April 17, 2018

If you're having an especially hard tax season, get to The Wayfarer in Midtown where all alcoholic beverages are half off on April 17 - beginning at 7 a.m.

This first deal at Planet Fitness is valid right now through April 21st. Just come in and say, 'Chipping in, ' when you place your order.

Buy a drink at Fired Pie and get a one-topping pizza for $4.17 or get two dollars off a custom pizza or salad. The special includes half-price Sweet & Smokey or House Dry-Rubbed Rib Dinners (with two sidekicks and homemade bread.) The deal is valid for dine-in and takeout; for dinner portions only.

Quizno's: Toasty Points members get 10.40% off any purchase on April 17. "The payments are due on April 17th no matter if an extension is filed or not", said Matt Komprood, of Fritz Nelson. (These are the ribs pictured in the photo up top, in case you were wondering!) The promotion will run all day at Sonny's 112 USA locations.

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Monarch Rooftop Lounge is serving up a special Tax Day cocktail, ripe with spiced rum, mango puree, a splash of pineapple, lemon juice and syrup.

Firehouse Subs: Is offering a free medium sub with the purchase of a full-priced medium or large sub, chips and drink. The offer is valid in-store only and can not be combined with other offers. Office Depot/Office Max is offering five pounds of document shredding, free of charge, through April 28 with coupon .

April 17 might be one of the most dreaded days for Americans this year, but some businesses are hoping to change that with some classic comfort: food. Existing users can get 15 percent off rides through Tuesday with code: TAX417.

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