As tax season comes to an end, several local businesses are giving taxpayers something to look forward to. Here’s a list of some deals and freebies being offered.
Office Depot: Now through April 16, the office supply store is offering free copies of 2011 tax returns (25 black-and-white, single-side copies) and up to 5 pounds of shredding of confidential documents for free. There’s no coupon needed to take advantage of the deals. But if you have more paperwork than most, you can download and print this coupon to get 25 black-and-white single-side copies for free. The coupon also expires on Monday. For locations, go to www.officedepot.com.
Auntie Anne’s: Like Auntie Anne’s on Facebook to download a coupon for a free signature pretzel with the purchase of a pretzel. The coupon is valid through April 27. For store locations, go to locator.auntieannes.com.
Offers valid on Tuesday, April 17
Arby’s: Free curly fries with a coupon available online to fans of the restaurant chain’s Facebook page (where you can also enter for a chance to win $5,000). Arby’s has one location in Mason at 5561 S.R. 741. For other locations, go to arbys.com.
Chili’s: Free appetizer or dessert with entree purchase. Coupon available online at campaign.chilis.com/taxday2012. Chili’s has one location in the Mason area at 11329 Montgomery Road in neighboring Symmes Township. For other locations, go to chilis.com.
Bruegger’s Bagels: Get 13 bagels for just $10.40 (1040, get it?). Coupon available to fans of Bruegger’s Facebook page. Bruegger’s has one location in Mason at 8220 Arbor Square Drive. For other locations, go to www.brueggers.com.
Boston Market: The restaurant’s tax relief plan offers guests a free individual meal with purchase of an individual meal and fountain drink. Download the coupon here. Boston Market has one location in the Mason area at 9430 Fields Ertel Road. Find other locations at www.bostonmarket.com.
Sonic Drive-ins: Sonic will extend its happy hour all day Tuesday with half-price fountain drinks and slushes. For store locations, go to www.sonicdrivein.com.
Panda Express: The quick-serve Asian food chain will offer a free single serving of its newest entree, Shanghai Angus Steak, at all participating locations on Tuesday. Coupon available to fans of the company’s Facebook page. Panda Express has one location in Mason at 6300 Kings Island Drive (located inside Kings Island, which is closed to the public that day). For other locations, go to www.pandaexpress.com