Tax Day deals

The IRS said it’s distributed more than $206 billion in refunds through March 29. That’s down from $212.3 billion last year.

NBC - It's tax day, but don't fret, there is a silver lining, you can cash in on some great freebies, specials and discounts today.

Many businesses around the country are offering rewards to weary taxpayers.

Retail Me Not says consumers can save this year on food, apparel, travel, fitness and more.

Among the deals today:

Bruegger's Bagels has a Big Bag Bundle, that's 13 bagels, for just $10.40.

At Boston Market, score with a tax day meal for $10.40, that includes a half chicken with 2 sides, cornbread, and a regular fountain drink.

Applebee's has a drink special, the Strawberry Dollarita for just $1 all month long.

f you need to shred your tax documents, Office Depot and Office Max, offers up to 5 pounds of free shredding through April 27th.

And ladies here's your chance to splurge, Macy's is offering 40-percent off women's shoes when you buy two or more pairs through today.

So, treat yourself and enjoy!