Archived from groups: alt.cellular.cingular (More info?
I pay approx. $7 in taxes and other BS for a $39.99 plan which isn't 30%
which seems very high.
"Shaolin Superfly" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> I have an ATT $39.99 plan. The total payment including tax is about
>> $45. Today, I subscribe to another Cingular $29.99 plan. It charges a
>> lot of tax: 3 XXX funds, fed tax, State tax, and 911 tax. The total
>> payment per month is about $40. It is more than 30% of the fee. Is this
>> the new trend in Wireless business? Is this the same for every carrier
>> or just Cingular?
> The Federal, State, and Local taxes are only charged to Cingular
> The other carriers are exempt.