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February 2014 Verizon's Economy I Service

Residence - Economy I Service DC Rate MD Rate VA Rate
Basic Charge $ 6.00 $ 5.92 $ 10.00
Message Charges - 100 Calls Assumed $ 6.00 $ 10.00 $ 10.20
Telephone Relay Service $ 0.32 $ 0.11 $ -
Emergency 911:
      Low n/a $ 1.00 $ 0.75
      High $ 0.76 $ 1.00 $ 0.75
Federal Subscriber Line Charge $ 3.87 $ 5.66 $ 6.08
Wireless Local Number Portability Charge $ - $ - $ -
Local Taxes:(applied differently between Cos. - includes VA. Sales and Use Tax Surcharge eff. 9/1/05)
      Low (VA = 5.0%) (MD= 8% in Prince George's County) n/a n/a $ 1.31
      High (MD = $2.00/access line in Montgomery County,
        VA= 5.0%, DC Sales Tax = 5.75%)
n/a $ 2.00 $ 1.31
Gross Receipts Tax:
      Low (VA = 0.0%) n/a n/a $ -
      High (DC = 10%, MD = 2.04%, VA = 0%) $1.20 $ 0.32 $ -
Subtotal:
      Low n/a $ 19.24 $ 28.34
      High $13.96 $ 19.24 $ 28.34
Federal Excise Tax @ 3%
      Low n/a $ 0.58 $ 0.83
      High $ 0.42 $ 0.58 $ 0.83
Federal Universal Service Fund Surcharge $ 0.63 $ 1.05 $ 1.00
Sales and Use Surcharge (VA= .2%) n/a n/a 0.04
Right of Way Tax (only applicable to some localities) $ 4.23 $ - $ 0.97
Total:
      Low n/a $ 20.87 $ 31.18
      High $19.24 $ 20.87 $ 31.18

NOTES:
(1) MD and VA rates are based on the major metropolitan areas.
    (MD = Montgomery & Prince George Counties; VA = Falls Church, Alexandria, Fairfax, Arlington )
(2) For DC, there is no residential local tax on regulated services except the 10% GRT surcharge. For business
     customers, there is a sales tax of 5.75% in addition to the GRT surcharge @11%.
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