WASHINGTON — As in past years, businesses are offering freebies and deals before, during and after tax day, which falls on Tuesday, April 17 this year.
You have a little more time to file your federal taxes this year because April 15 falls on a Sunday, and April 16 is D.C.’s Emancipation Day holiday.
Check out our list of freebies being offered during tax season, which will be updated as more offers are announced:
Applebees — Dollaritas ($1 margaritas) are back for the entire month of April.
Boston Market — The Tax Day Special, available April 17 only, is a half chicken individual meal with two sides, cornbread and a regular fountain drink for $10.40.
Brabo in Alexandria, Virginia, will pay the taxes on all alcoholic beverages on Tuesday April 17, including cocktails, beer and wine.
BLT Steak on Eye Street in D.C. is offering 50 percent discounts on all alcoholic beverage on April 17.
Bruegger’s — Get a $10.40 Big Bagel Bundle now through April 17 with a coupon from their website. They’re also offering 20 percent off catering orders now through April 17.
Carmine’s — Two daylong drink specials, both at $10.40: The Refund Rejoice Pomegranate Spritz, for those fortunate enough to get a refund, and the The Bitter Sting Negroni, for those who owe Uncle Sam. There is also a bar sandwich special: Carmine’s overstuffed chicken parmigiana hero with a choice of Caesar or mixed green side salad for $10.40.
California Tortilla — Say “Chipping in” on April 17 to get free chips and queso with any purchase.
Chili’s — All during April, the chain is offering $5 Cherry Blossom Margaritas.