Debbie's Deals: Tax Day deals

Posted at 10:33 AM, Apr 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-18 09:50:43-04

Tax Day is April 18 this year. And while the government may want you to pay, several businesses want to offer you a deal.


On April 18 (Tax Day), buy any regular entrée and get a kids meal free. Child must be present. Thanks to Kaitlin for these deals.


Staples is offering customers free shredding on April 18. Customers may bring in up to five pounds of documents to be shredded for free. To find a Staples store, visit Thanks to Shera for this tip.

Oxford Hotel

Denver’s Oxford Hotel is offering visitors some tax relief. Book the Oxford Hotel Tax Day Package between April 12 to 15 for stays between May 1 to June 15 and The Oxford will give you a “tax refund” in the form of a crisp $100 bill for each night you stay. Rates at the award-winning Oxford start at $259 per night. To book the Oxford Tax Day offer, visit or call 303-628-5400. Offer is subject to availability. Thanks to Julie for this tip.

Hard Rock Cafe

The Hard Rock Cafe Denver will let you sing for your supper on April 18.  If you lip sync a song on the cafe stage from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., you'll receive a free Legendary Burger. Additionally, School of Rock will perform from 7:30-9 p.m. Thanks to Catie for this tip.

World of Beer

World of Beer taverns are offering patrons a free select draught on April 18. (Guests in Arizona, Texas, North Carolina, Virginia and New York will get $5 off their check in lieu of a free brew.) Offers and beer variety vary nationwide based on state laws. Thanks to Alyssa for this tip.

Boston Market

Get a half-chicken individual meal, two sides, a drink and a cookie for $10.40 on April 18. No coupon required.

Bruegger's Bagels

Get 13 bagels and two tubs of cream cheese for just $10.40 at Breugger's Bagels April 15-18. (About a $3.50 “deduction.”) Get the coupon for the deal from the Bruegger's website. Thanks to Heather for this tip.

Great American Cookie Company

Get some extra dough for free at the Great American Cookie Company on April 18 in the form of a free chocolate chip cookie. No purchase necessary. Learn more here. The Great American Cookie Company has locations at Colorado Mills (Lakewood) and the Citadel Mall (Colorado Springs).


Schlotzsky's is offering a free, small Original sandwich with the purchase of a 32 oz. drink & chips on Tax Day. The offer was on their Twitter page. Call your local restaurant before you go to make sure they are participating.

Free National Park admission

It's not for tax day, but get free admission at Rocky Mountain National Park and national parks across the country from April 16 to 24.

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Free meal for Veterans in Black Hawk

If you know a veteran or active duty military member, tell them about Ameristar Casino Resort Spa Black Hawk's deal. Veterans and active duty military personnel get the Centennial Buffet FREE on the first Wednesday of every month. The Centennial Buffet is available 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. or 4 p.m. - 9 p.m. A veteran’s card or valid military ID should be presented to the buffet cashier to qualify for the complimentary meal. One per person. Companion meals are full price. Thanks to Kerry for this tip.

Mount Princeton Hot Springs

Pay for one night of lodging and get one for 1/2 price at Mount Princeton Hot Springs. Learn more here.

Mesa Verde National Park lodging deal

Colorado residents can stay in a Kiva Room at Far View Lodge for only $69/night or a Kiva Deluxe View Room for only $85/night from April 14 to May 25. Learn more here.

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