PORTLAND, Ore. -- Tax Day getting you down? A growing number of businesses are coming to the rescue by offering discounts and freebies on Tax Day, which this year falls on Tuesday, April 17th.
-P.F. Chang's: 15 percent off your dine-in or carry-out food bill on April 17 (alcohol and happy hour items excluded).
-Cinnabon: 2 free Classic Cinnabon Bites from 6 to 8 p.m. on April 17 (no purchase necessary; one per customer).
-Office Depot: free copies of your tax-related documents (up to 25 single-sided pages) up until Monday, April 16. You can also have up to five pounds of documents shredded for free.
-Zazzle.com: 10.40 percent off your purchase if you shop anytime through Monday, April 16. Just enter the code "TAXDAYSAVING" at checkout.
-Hallmark.com and Regards.com: free Tax Day condolence E-cards.
-Sonic Drive-ins: half-price drinks and slushes at participating locations on April 17. Their Happy normally runs from 2 to 4 p.m., but it will go all day on April 17. Information:
-Seattle's Best Coffee: free coffee sample called the "Great American Coffee Refund" (available only to the first 100,000 people to claim their "coffee refund" on Seattle's Best Coffee Facebook page).