Tax Day is almost upon us, and it definitely doesn't call for celebration (so hold the confetti and champagne, please). But if you’re running low on cash, we have the lowdown on some cheap eats that will make you feel like a million bucks. Across the country, popular restaurants are boosting spirits by serving up economically-priced food to taxpayers on Tax Day, which falls on April 17. So, uh, while we don’t encourage eating your feelings, Tax Day might be an exception. Here's where you can get food deals on Tax Day 2018.
Each year, Uncle Sam comes knocking to collect income tax payments from all of us. The federal tax return deadline is a typically occurs on April 15 of each year, but sometimes gets bumped by a day or two when the date falls on a weekend or a holiday. This year, the day happens to fall on Tuesday, April 17. Why not Monday? Because Mondays are the worst — just kidding, of course. In actuality, Washington D.C. celebrates Emancipation Day — the day in 1862 when Abraham Lincoln declared freedom for 3,100 slaves living in Washington D.C. — which just so happens to fall on Monday, April 16, 2018.
From sub sandwiches to bagels and barbecue, here are the best places to get free food and drinks on Tax Day 2018.