Simple tips if you still need to file taxes

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Almost 25 percent of people who filed on time a year ago waited until the last two weeks before the deadline, according to the Internal Revenue Service. But if you still have questions, you can also speak with a tax preparer to help you request an extension.

"People are coming in and they're like, 'Oh, I forgot.it went by so quick.' This year went very quickly because we did not start tax season until the end of January; you usually start on the 15th", she explained.

And April 16 was observed as the Emancipation Day holiday in Washington, D.C., so April 17 is this year's deadline day.

"Tax Day can be a bit of a bummer so our annual cookie freebie is our way of "sharing the fun of cookies" and helping everyone take a delicious bite out of Tax Day stress". Maybe you ended up with a refund; maybe you owe some money to the federal government. No coupon is needed, and the offer is valid all day.

If you are interested in filing for an extension, Williams says you can either drop into a location like Liberty Tax or H&R Block or, you can fill out the paperwork online.

For those who don't give a hoot about it not really being a traditional family place, Hooters offers a free Kids Meal with a $10 purchase.

Chuck E. Cheese's: Tuesday through Thursday, buy one large cheese pizza, get one large cheese pizza free.

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Boston Market is offering their half chicken individual meal (with two sides and a fountain drink) for $10.40 and Farmer Boys is offering two breakfast burritos or two Bell Ringer double cheeseburgers for $10.40.

Cici's Pizza: $4.17 Adult Buffet with the coupon from their Facebook page.

Filing for an extension is completely free and no qualifications are necessary. The promotion began on April 1 and is available only for dine-in customers. New members also get a free four-inch sub for downloading the smartphone app.

The sandwich chain is offering another 1040 special - a discount of 10.40 percent from any purchase, including catering, on Tuesday.

From April 14 through April 21, participating HydroMassage locations offer inordinately stressed American taxpayers one free massage bed session.

P.F. Chang's: Get 15% off takeout orders Monday and Tuesday with promo code TAXDAY on online orders and phone orders.

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