ATLANTA, GA. CCH CorpSystem SureTax®, the leading provider of dynamic, on-demand telecom taxation solutions for new and existing VoIP, telecom and media providers, would like to call attention to telecom tax law changes that take effect on January 1, 2013.
“Telecom rates and rules are ever changing making it hard for communications companies who do not have a calculation engine like SureTax® to keep up. While, this is not meant to be an exhaustive list, below are some of the more significant changes that will take effect in the new year.
If you are providing telecom services in the following states, be aware of the following:
• Connecticut- New Prepaid Wireless 911 Surcharge
• Delaware- New State Relay Fee
• Iowa- New Prepaid Wireless 911 Surcharge
• Maine - New Prepaid Wireless 911 Surcharge
• Michigan- Change in the current 911 Surcharge
• Nebraska- New Prepaid Wireless 911 Surcharge
• New Hampshire- New Prepaid Wireless 911 Surcharge
• New York-New State USF Assessment
“SureTax® Telecom customers will have their rates and rules updated automatically as part of the normal service and there is no action needed for these changes to take effect,” says Brent Reeves, SureTax® VP.
“Whether you have SureTax® Telecom or not, if you have questions about these changes, please feel free to contact us for more detailed information.”
SureTax® offers dynamic, on-demand telecom taxation solutions for new and existing VoIP and telecom providers driven by content from CCH, the industry leading global provider of tax, accounting and audit information. SureTax’s flagship product, SureTax® Telecom simplifies the complex world of telecom taxes with a robust, “real-time”, web-based tax calculation solution that is delivered as a SaaS cloud computing technology.