Fresh Start - Radio PSA text script
MUSIC UP AND UNDER THROUGHOUT
AUTO REPAIR SHOP SOUNDS
MR MORRIS: Hey Joe, you’re here pretty early.
JOE: Yes sir, trying to make a little extra. I really need the money.
MR MORRIS: So, you got that bigger apartment you were talking about?
JOE: Ah, no. I had to put that off.
MR MORRIS: Must be your school loans are coming due.
JOE: No, I’m OK on those. It’s, uh …
MR MORRIS: Joe, what’s up? You look worried.
JOE: It’s my taxes. I still owe money for last year. And, now it looks like I’m going to owe more for this year. I just don’t have the money.
MR MORRIS: You know, I think I can help.
JOE: Mr. Morris, I don’t want …..
MR MORRIS: Just some advice, Joe. Go to irs.gov, and read up on the new Fresh Start effort and other programs. You can pay some now, and work out a plan to pay the rest in installments over time.
JOE: Huh. Fresh Start. Payments over time.
MR MORRIS: Oh, which reminds me, Joe. Overtime. You know, I think we can get you more hours.
MR MORRIS: Ok.
ANNCR: irs.gov. From payment options to time-saving tools, it’s the best tax tip of all.