Reminder: FCC Filings Due May 2, 2011
Kelley Drye Client Advisory
April 25, 2011

Please be reminded of the upcoming due dates for the Reports listed below:

Note: These filings normally are due May 1, 2011 but because this date falls on a weekend, the reports will be due on May 2, 2011.

Form 499-Q Quarterly Telecommunications Reporting Worksheet

Carriers required to contribute to universal service support mechanisms must report their actual and projected end user and wholesale revenues for each calendar quarter by filing Form 499Q on a quarterly basis.  The Form 499-Q filing for first quarter 2011 is due to USAC by May 2, 2011

Section 64.1900 Geographic Rate Averaging Certification

Each non-dominant provider of de-tariffed interstate, domestic, interexchange services must certify that it provides such service in compliance with its geographic rate average and rate integration obligations pursuant to section 254(g) of the Communications Act.  The Certification must be signed by an officer of the company and is due to the FCC by May 2, 2011

Please be advised that attorneys in Kelley Drye & Warren's Communications practice group are experienced in addressing Federal Communications Commission reporting issues and are able to assist clients in filing the report.  They are also experienced in addressing universal service filing and carrier contribution issues and are available to assist clients with determining how to report their revenues for universal service purposes. For further information on any of these filings, please contact your usual Kelley Drye attorney or any member of the Communications practice group. For more information on the Communications practice group, please click here.