The rate is calculated based on a ratio of (a) the total projected quarterly costs of universal service support mechanisms to (b) the contributors’ total projected collected end-user interstate and international telecommunications revenues. The projected cost of universal service support is $2,258,560,000. The projected industry revenue is adjusted to $14.036528 billion. If the Commission fails to act within 14 days following the release of the Public Notice, then the calculation is deemed to be approved.
If you have any questions regarding the Public Notice, please feel free to contact the TLP Team.