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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.

JOE:  Thanks.

MR MORRIS: Ok.

ANNCR:    irs.gov.  From payment options to time-saving tools, it’s the best tax tip of all.

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