Hardee's, hot dogs and Hooters: The best Tax Day food freebies

The words TAX DAY spelled out of letter shaped cereal pieces floating in a milk filled cereal bowl

The words TAX DAY spelled out of letter shaped cereal pieces floating in a milk filled cereal bowl

A number of restaurants and retailers are giving people sweet rewards.

Boston Market will be offering a $10.40 meal special including half a chicken, two sides, cornbread, and a beverage - basically two meals!

Start April 17 off right with a delicious breakfast.

Bruegger's Bagels is offering the 10-40 bagel bundle.

Great American Cookies - Get a FREE regular Cookies & Cream cookie on April 17.

The nerve-wracking tax filing deadline is looming. For every large pizza purchased between April 17 and 19, guests will get one large cheese pizza free.

After some comfort food, a frozen treat and the pleasure of ridding oneself of paper reminders of Tax Day, head to Planet Fitness through April 22 for a free HydroMassage at any location with a coupon available on its website. Once it's downloaded, and you choose a United States location, the offer will show up in your account. Limit one per customer.

Noodles & Company - From April 11 to 18, use promo code TAXDAY18on an online order of $10+ and save $4.

But you still need to pay up now to show good faith.

Kona Ice: For the fifth straight year, Kona Ice is celebrating National "Chill Out" Day on April 17. Find a truck near you.

After doing your taxes, you're probably exhausted of reading "the fine print", but make sure to do so on each offer before making the rounds. If you have, now's your chance to cash in on some freebies and deals in honor of the dreaded day.

Quiznos: Quiznos is giving you 10.40 percent off any sandwich or catering offer to new or current Toasty Points loyalty members at all of their US locations. New members also get a free four-inch sub for downloading the Quiznos smartphone app.

Schlotzsky's: With the purchase of chips and a medium drink on Tax Day, you'll get a free small original sandwich on Tax Day.