E911 Surcharge Rate Change Begins 11/1/13
Recently, the E911 surcharge on prepaid wireless telecommunications service was increased pursuant to Iowa Code section 34A.7B(7) and 2013 Iowa Acts, House File 644. The rate change is effective November 1, 2013. This sales and retail use enhancement will impact single file online filing, as well as bulk filing.
If you sell prepaid wireless telecommunication service, you will be required to collect 51 cents per retail transaction. Prepaid telecommunication service includes:
* Prepaid wireless telephone minute cards;
* Prepaid phones that include minute plans; or
* Prepaid wireless service in any other form.