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Access Step 6 - Speak Now or Forever Hold Your Peace

Posted by Carey Roesel

The first of the final two steps* in the FCC’s transition to “bill and keep” for terminating switched access is just a couple of months away.

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Topics: access rate reduction, transport rates, tandem switching, common transport multiplexing, tariff filings, bill and keep for terminating switched access, intercarrier compensation, Home Page

TMI Announces ICC Reform “Step 4” Rate Reduction Summary

Posted by Karen Ritter

At Technologies Management, Inc., we assist a wide variety of telecom providers in calculating and filing access reduction rates. We have posted a number of blog articles to help keep our industry affiliates informed of developments (see previous blog articles Next Step For FCC Access Reform Effective July 1, 2015 dated 4/21/15 and Ready for Access Reform - Step Four? dated 5/20/15).

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Topics: FCC ICC/USF Reform Order, Technologies Management News, access rate reduction, ILEC rates

Ready For Access Reform – Step Four?

Posted by Ann-Marie Kemp

Well, school is almost out and that can mean only one thing . . . Access Reform Step Four filings are due!

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Topics: access, FCC ICC/USF Reform Order, featured post, ILEC, access rate reduction

The Regulatory Mix - Monday, May 4, 2015

Posted by Amy Gross

The Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Depending on their significance, some items may be the subject of a TMI Regulatory Bulletin.

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Topics: FCC, The Regulatory Mix, US Congress, access rate reduction

Next Step For FCC Access Reform Effective July 1, 2015

Posted by Connie Wightman

The next step for implementation of access reform will be to further reduce terminating end office switched access rates in the preordained downward glide-path to the rate of $0.0007 per minute.

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Topics: FCC, access, featured post, switched access, access rate reduction

Verizon Confusion on NY Access Filings – CLEC Rates Impacted

Posted by Carey Roesel

The New York Public Service Commission has ordered, in Case 09-M-0527, a reduction to intrastate originating access charges to bring them to the level of interstate originating access charges in two steps. By November 30, 2014, all LECs had to file tariffs reducing their intrastate originating access rates by 50% of the differential between those rates and the carrier's interstate rates for comparable service in effect on January 1, 2015.
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Topics: New York, Verizon, access rate reduction

The Regulatory Mix - Monday, December 15, 2014

Posted by Amy Gross

The Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court, issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Depending on their significance, some items may be the subject of a TMI Regulatory Bulletin.

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Topics: FCC, The Regulatory Mix, IP Transition, rural call completion, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, access rate reduction

The Regulatory Mix - Friday, October 10, 2014

Posted by Amy Gross

The Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court, issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Depending on their significance, some items may be the subject of a TMI Regulatory Bulletin.

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Topics: The Regulatory Mix, wireless, New York, access rate reduction, telecom regulatory fees and assessments

TMI Announces ICC Reform “Step 3” Rate Reduction Summary

Posted by Jennifer Durst-Jarrell

At Technologies Management, Inc., we assist a wide variety of telecom providers in calculating and filing access reduction rates. We have posted a number of blog articles to help keep our industry affiliates informed of developments (see previous blog articles  Further Switched Access Reductions Effective July 1, 2014 dated 4/1/14, and  Early Access Reduction Filings Ordered By Some States dated 5/5/14).

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Topics: switched access, ICC Reform, access rate reduction

ICC Reform “Step 3” Access Filings – Are You a Winner or a Loser?

Posted by Carey Roesel

We’re in the midst of reviewing all of the ILEC “Step 3” filings so our CLEC clients will know what their new terminating end office switched access rates must look like (or be based on in the case of composite access rates) effective July 31, 2014.

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Topics: switched access, ICC Reform, access rate reduction

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