The next chapter for inter-carrier compensation reform.

The March 23, 2018 FCC Report and Order, Third Order on Reconsideration and Notice of Proposed Rulemaking [FCC 18-29] revealed important steps for federal universal service funding and established a comment round on May 25 and replies on June 25. With that timing set,...

G-Point 18-05: FCC Expected to Eliminate USF Contribution Assessment

In response to a Petition for Forbearance filed by NTCA and USTelecom, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is expected to grant forbearance from applying the USF contribution requirements to rural LEC-provided broadband internet access transmission services...