Reminder: FCC Filings Due February 1, 2012

Kelley Drye Client Advisory

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

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 reporting historical revenue for October 1 through December 31 of 2011 and projected revenues for April 1 through June 30 of 2012 is due to USAC byFebruary 1, 2012.

Note: Revisions to this Form 499-Q filing must be filed within 45 days of the February 1, 2012 filing due date.

Form 502: North American Numbering Plan Numbering Resource Utilization/Forecast Report
Carriers receiving numbers from the North American Numbering Plan Administrator (“NANPA”), pooling administrator or other carriers must file the Form 502 to report numbering usage and forecast future numbering resource needs.  Reports for the six month period endingDecember 31, 2011are due to the NANPA byFebruary 1, 2012.

Please be advised that attorneys in Kelley Drye & Warren’s Communications practice group are 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, as well as with the filing of FCC Form 499-Q.  The group’s attorneys also are experienced in completing and filing the FCC Form 502.