Wednesday, May 04, 2011

Well, It Took Some Time...

I managed to stop crying over my financial situation and I am now actively pursuing solutions. I'm not sure what those solutions are but there has to be one out there somewhere.

I'm getting my tires changed today which has been a source of anxiety since before spring began. The tires I managed to get with my car are perhaps the sexiest tires I've owned in my life. I've been upset that I've been driving on them all this time in the good weather (which is laughable to say because the weather here has been anything but good) an perhaps destroying some of their sexiness.

But I just have not had the seventy bucks to get them changed over. Where do you ge seventy dollars where seventy dollars does not exist?

Where do you get nine hundred dollars where the nine hundred dollars does not exist?

And how on Earth am I going to deal with taxes next year?

I was discussing this with a friend over the weekend, like, what if I just don't pay? What will they do to me? Is there a way for me to prove that I simply don't have the money? If I do that, will they let me off the hook?

Will they send me to jail? Is that an option? Because, I'll totally go. I'm willing to do some jail time in return for money I don't have. I mean, lots of people can do weekend sentences for all kinds of crimes, right? Why not let me take advantage of this?

My friend doesn't think jail time is an option.

Neither does my mother.

When I finally do get around to calling the tax people about the money I owe them, you can bet your ass I'm gonna ask.

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Blogger Siuan @ Snowbound said...

You can make payments, you don't have to pay it all at once though you will be charged interest. I know in the past they've basically carried it over to the next year. Say one year we owe and then next year we have a refund, then it just cancels each other out. Don't stress too much about it, just pay what you can when you can.

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Anonymous Carrie/drpepperslurpee said...

Hey Amanda - I just wanted you to know I've been checking your blog hoping for an update. Haven't "seen" you around in a while. Hope things are going well.

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I hope to, all things are going well.

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