New E911 Surcharge Rate

The E911 surcharge increased on November 1, 2013 to 51 cents per retail transaction on sales of prepaid wireless telecommunication service.  Prior to 11/1/13, the surcharge rate was 33 cents per retail transaction.

Prepaid telecommunication service includes:

Prior to 11/1/13: 

On or after 11/1/13: 

How to report and pay the surcharge amount on the sales/use tax return using eFile & Pay: 

E911 Surcharge Worksheet                                                 Number of Transactions                  Rate                Surcharge Amount

 

 

 

E911 Surcharge Worksheet Example                                 Number of Transactions                  Rate                Surcharge Amount

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        200 X $0.49 = $ 98