Surcharge on Prepaid Wireless Communications in New York

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

 
 
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Effective December 1, 2017, sellers of prepaid wireless communications services must collect a state surcharge and file a quarterly return with the Tax Department. New York currently imposes a state surcharge on postpaid wireless communications services. Postpaid wireless communications services are provided to customers on a recurring basis or under a contract.

Beginning December 1, 2017, the surcharge will also be imposed on prepaid wireless communications services. Prepaid wireless communications services include preloaded mobile phones or mobile phone cards with a set dollar amount or number of minutes and reloading mobile phones or mobile phone cards with additional minutes.

https://www.ttrus.com/Surcharge on Prepaid Wireless Communications in New York


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