Free Tax Advice Thursday
There are 300 tax law changes in effect this season. If you have questions, you’re probably not alone. H&R Block will provide free tax advice for 24 hours on Thursday, March 25. More than 50 tax experts will be on hand to answer questions when you call 1-866-HRBLOCK (1-866-472-5625). You can also have questions answered via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also submit questions online at http://getitrighthrblock.com or via their iPhone with the H&R Block Tax Answers application.
Free help from Turbo Tax
If you’re a Twitter user, there’s another way to get free tax help as well, this time from Turbo Tax. You can tweet a question to @TeamTurboTax and get free answers from a team of Turbo Tax product experts. The service began Feb. 1.
Enter tax refund contest to win $3,000
Want to double your tax benefit? Jackson Hewitt tax services is offering an opportunity to do that. The average tax refund crept over $3,000 for 2009, according to numbers released this week by the Internal Revenue Service. This contest challenging participants to enter their best tales about how they’ll spend their refund rewards $3,000 to the winner.
You enter by going to the Jackson Hewitt’s The Big Check Facebook page. From April 1 to April 15, fans of The Big Check Facebook page can vote to select a winner. The winner will be announced May 3.
66% off “Lookingglass Alice”
Tickets to “Lookingglass Alice” at the Woodruff Arts Center are just $17 when purchased today through Groupon.com. That’s a savings of $33. To redeem your Groupon, call or email the theater at least 48 hours before your preferred performance time to reserve your seat, then pick up your ticket at the box office.
4-game Braves pack for $44
The Atlanta Braves open the season April 5 against the Chicago Cubs. It’s a coveted ticket, but with this Travelzoo.com promotion, it’s not hard to get. The offer includes one ticket to four games — the Cubs, May 1 vs. Houston, May 28 vs. the Pittsburgh Pirates and June 19 vs. the Kansas City Royals — starting at $44 per ticket for Upper Box level seats (regular $64). It’s available only to Travelzoo subscribers and while making your purchase, you’ll be prompted to create an account. A fee of $8 per package will be added. To read the details of the deal, click here. Click here to purchase tickets.
Einstein Bros. Bagels coupon
Use this $2.99 coupon good for an Einstein Bros. Bagels lighter side menu item. These items are 400 calories or less. The coupon expires April 5.
BOGO at Monterrey Mexican Restaurant
This deal is for those of you on the southside of the Perimeter. Monterrey Mexican Restaurant has a good offer right now. Bring in the coupon that allows you to buy one entree and two drinks and get one entree free. This offer is valid only at the Jonesboro location, at 6590 Tara Blvd. The only restrictions is that it can’t be used on Fridays, or on fajita and steak purchases.
99 cent DQ Blizzard
Speaking of southside deals, here’s another one, also found through 8coupons.com. This coupon gets you a 99 cent blizzard with the purchase of another blizzard at Dairy Queen. It’s valid at the McDonough location at 1169 Highway 81 West location.