FUSF Contribution Factor for 4th Quarter of 2018 Raised to 20.1 percent

September 21, 2018 4:17 pm Published by

4th Quarter 2018 FUSF Raised to 20.1 Percent.

The Federal Communications Commission announced that the new universal service contribution factor for the fourth quarter (October-December) of 2018 will be 20.1 percent. This is an increase from last quarter’s rate of 17.9%

Contribution Factor: Telecommunications companies must pay a percentage of their interstate end-user revenues to the Universal Service Fund. This percentage is called the contribution factor. The contribution factor changes four times a year (quarterly) and is increased or decreased depending on the needs of the Universal Service programs.

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