AMC Theatres offers taxpayers free popcorn this weekend to wrap up filing season

04/10/2013 10:40 AM

05/20/2014 10:42 AM

Call it a taxpayers’ special.

During the final weekend of tax season, AMC Entertainment Inc. will be offering movie-goers a free small popcorn as a way to take their mind off the paperwork. The freebie starts Friday and runs through Monday, which, as you may know, happens to be the final day to get your tax forms in the mail to Uncle Sam to avoid penalties.

The Kansas City-based chain said the coupon for the popcorn can be printed at Or go to AMC’s Facebook page —

and its Twitter account, @amctheatres.

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