1. ragna120k's Avatar
    I just have a question for verizon users. Do you guys get these surchargers or am I the only one since I live in california?


    Verizon Wireless Surcharges and Other Charges & Credits
    Verizon Wireless Surcharges - Includes charges to recover or help defray costs of taxes and of governmental charges and fees imposed on us by the government. Other Charges and Credits - includes charges for products and services, and credits owing.
    $2.66
    Fed Universal Service Charge
    $1.63
    Regulatory Charge
    $0.13
    Administrative Charge
    $0.83
    CA State P.U.C. Fee
    $0.07
    Taxes, Governmental Surcharges & Fees
    Includes sales, excise and other taxes and governmental surcharges and fees that we are required by law to bill customers.
    $1.01
    CA State 911 Fee
    $0.26
    CA State High Cost Fund (B)
    $0.18
    CA Teleconnect Fund Surchg
    $0.03
    Lifeline Surcharge - CA
    $0.46
    CA Relay Srvc/Comm Device Fund
    $0.08


    02-05-11 10:35 PM
  2. Super_Mario's Avatar
    Everyone does, but they differ depending on your state.
    02-05-11 10:49 PM
  3. Tiguere's Avatar
    I'm exempt from surcharges.

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    02-06-11 05:59 AM
  4. ragna120k's Avatar
    Everyone does, but they differ depending on your state.
    well how much do you pay? if you don't mind me asking.
    02-06-11 08:35 PM
  5. ragna120k's Avatar
    I'm exempt from surcharges.

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    how did you do that??? do you work for verizon?
    02-06-11 08:36 PM
  6. ok4a56's Avatar
    Here are mine, and I am from Ohio

    Verizon Wireless' Surcharges
    Fed Universal Service Charge 2.34
    Regulatory Charge .13
    Administrative Charge .83
    OH TRS Surcharge .03
    OH Reg Fee .14
    $3.47
    Taxes, Governmental Surcharges and Fees
    State/Local E911 ($0.28/No.) .28
    OH State Sales Tax 5.32
    Franklin Cnty Sales Tax 1.21
    $6.81
    02-07-11 10:41 AM
  7. Chrisy's Avatar
    supermario28 works for VZW. When I did, my BlackBerry bill was $22 including tax. Employees get great plans.

    I have the taxes and fees too now. I live in FL. I also get a 14% a month discount through my work (Bealls). I pay $68 including taxes.

    39.99 450 Minutes
    29.99 BlackBerry Data
    Taxes and Fees
    Discount

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    02-07-11 10:47 AM
  8. Super_Mario's Avatar
    well how much do you pay? if you don't mind me asking.
    Fed Universal Service Charge
    $0.97
    Regulatory Charge
    $0.13
    Administrative Charge
    $0.83
    NM Gross Receipts Surchg
    $3.13
    NM Universal Service Charge
    $1.10
    NM Carrier Utility Charge
    $0.21
    Bernalillo Cnty G/R Surchg
    $0.49
    Albuquerque City G/R Surchg
    $0.64
    Taxes, Governmental Surcharges & Fees
    Includes sales, excise and other taxes and governmental surcharges and fees that we are required by law to bill customers.
    $0.72
    NM State E911 Fee
    $0.51
    NM State TRS Surchg
    $0.21
    02-07-11 10:58 AM
  9. ragna120k's Avatar
    supermario28 works for VZW. When I did, my BlackBerry bill was $22 including tax. Employees get great plans.

    I have the taxes and fees too now. I live in FL. I also get a 14% a month discount through my work (Bealls). I pay $68 including taxes.

    39.99 450 Minutes
    29.99 BlackBerry Data
    Taxes and Fees
    Discount

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    oh wow. damn $22 ??? nice! i only have 15% discount but it's nothing :s
    02-08-11 07:58 AM
  10. Chrisy's Avatar
    It's better than no discount!

    Yes, but I wouldn't want t work for VZW again. Even with the great employee plan.

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    02-08-11 08:35 AM
  11. ragna120k's Avatar
    It's better than no discount!

    Yes, but I wouldn't want t work for VZW again. Even with the great employee plan.

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    may i ask why?
    02-10-11 09:27 PM
  12. lastraid's Avatar
    Here is a link that might help. There are also other links that might explain taxes and surcharges.

    Wireless Taxes
    02-11-11 09:11 AM
  13. Chrisy's Avatar
    may i ask why?
    I didn't like quotas and having to be high pressure sales person. Not my style.

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    02-11-11 10:46 AM
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