Tuesday is tax day and businesses are offering up specials and freebies

Illustration by K MULVI

Illustration by K MULVI

Staples : Up to one pound of documents shredded for free, with coupon.

Keep reading below for some of the best Tax Day freebies you can cop in 2018!

McDonald's: Participating restaurants across the country will have various special Tax Day deals Tuesday.

The "dollarita" - margarita that costs $1 - is back for April.

Congress named March 1, 1914 as the first Tax Day because it fell roughly one year after the 16th Amendment took effect.

Free Hydromassage - Available through April 21, at Planet Fitness gyms (There are several locations in the KC metro and you don't have to be a gym member get the massage).

Firehouse Subs is offering a free medium sub from Wednesday through Friday with the purchase of another medium or large sub, chips and drink. However, a purchase is necessary.

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The Postal Service's locator does not include extended hours for April 17, but has contact information for local post offices so consumers can ask about locations with longer hours.

Potbelly Sandwich Shop: Potbelly Perks rewards program members get a free sandwich on Tax Day with the purchase of a sandwich of equal or higher value through the chain's mobile app.

Buy a bag of chips and a medium drink and Schlotzsky's will throw in the sandwich for free. Offer valid Tuesday through Thursday. Offer valid through April 28, 2018. And if you can prove you paid taxes this year, Blue Point will give you a free four-pack of Tax Day IPA when you buy a four-pack. The bundle includes 13 bagels and two tubs of cream cheese, which the company says is a savings of about $3.50 from the regular price.

Planet Fitness: Free HydroMassage, with coupon. You'll get half-price Sweet & Smokey or House Dry-Rubbed Rib Dinners (with two sidekicks and homemade bread).

When April 15 falls on a Sunday, which it did this year, and Emancipation Day on Monday, that was yesterday, then today is Tax Day for everyone. Manhattan's The Wayfarer is offering half off of all alcoholic beverages today from 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Hooters: Through Tuesday, kids 12 and younger get a free kids meal eat with an adult purchase of $10 or more at participating locations.

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