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SummaryYour RingCentral Service Plan covers the following fees, such as Compliance and Administrative Cost Recovery Fee, e911 Service Fee, 911 Fee, Federal Universal Service Fund, and State and Local Taxes and Fees.
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Billing - Taxes, charges, and other fees included - Service Plan

Your RingCentral Service Plan covers the following:

Compliance and Administrative Cost Recovery Fee
e911 Service Fee
911 Fee
Federal Universal Service Recovery Fee
State, Local and Provincial Taxes


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RingCentral Billing Overview


RingCentral Compliance and Administrative Cost Recovery Fee

This fee is a charge that is used to recover a portion of costs associated with RingCentral's compliance with regulatory and tax requirements and to recover fees related to intellectual property matters, including the following without limitation:

 Fees RingCentral is required to pay to support the Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS) Fund, which supports facilities and services used to provide telecommunications services for individuals with hearing or speech disabilities;

Annual regulatory fees assessed on RingCentral by the Federal Communications Commission and/or Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission;

Costs RingCentral incurs making required tax and regulatory filings;

 Regulatory and similar surcharges RingCentral pays to the providers of telecommunications services that RingCentral uses to provide its services;

Charges associated with the filing and maintenance of patents, trademarks, and other proprietary rights.

See the Compliance and Administrative Cost Recovery Fee section to learn more.

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Emergency 911 Service Fee

This fee is used to recover RingCentral's costs directly associated with providing 911 and E911 for Users with a RingCentral Digital Line. This is not a government-mandated charge. This fee applies to Digital Line and VoIP customers only.

See RingCentral Digital Line Overview for more information.

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911 Fee

This is a charge imposed by local governments to help pay for emergency services such as fire and rescue.

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Federal Universal Service Recovery Fee

This fee is used to recover contributions RingCentral is required to make to the Federal Universal Service Fund, which provides support to promote access to telecommunications services at reasonable rates for those living in rural and high-cost areas, income-eligible consumers, rural health care facilities, and schools and libraries. RingCentral is permitted, but not required, to recover these costs from its customers. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) sets the applicable USF rate on a quarterly basis and is subject to change.

See Federal Universal Service Fund Fee for more information.

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State, Local & Provincial Taxes

These taxes are imposed by State (US) or Provincal (CAN), local, and municipal governments.

For more information on RingCentral's Legal terms, click here.

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