TITLE

JUST THE FACTS

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;5/7/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 19, p106
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information related to the cable television in the U.S. It is stated that $250 is the amount average which a household pays annually on taxes and fees for cable television (TV) and telephone service. It is found that 13.52 percent of household bills is the proportion that cable TV and telephone customers pay in taxes. An amount of $37 billion in taxes and fees is paid by the communications industry every year.
ACCESSION #
25020015

 

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