Are retailers of prepaid wireless telecommunications services required to collect the E911 Surcharge and ITAC Assessment?

Yes. If you make sales of prepaid wireless telecommunications service, you are required to collect and remit the Prepaid Wireless E911 Surcharge only on the portion of the receipts that is from the retail transaction of prepaid wireless telecommunications service. Receipts from sales of other tangible personal property are not subject to the surcharge. You also must collect the Illinois Telecommunications Access Corporation (ITAC) Assessment on these same transactions.

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