What is the FCC Regulatory Fee?

What is the FCC Regulatory Fee?

The FCC requires payment from cable operators on an annual basis to offset the cost of federal regulation. Federal law authorizes cable operators to recover this from subscribers. The FCC Regulatory Fee is a recoupment of the charges paid to … Continued
What is the Local Station Fee?

What is the Local Station Fee?

This charge represents the amount that Comporium pays to the owners of local broadcast stations for the right to carry their stations in our cable lineup. If Comporium does not pay a local broadcast station owner, even though its signals … Continued
What is the Franchise Fee?

What is the Franchise Fee?

A Franchise Fee is a charge collected by your cable provider on behalf of local government. The Federal Government allows local governments to charge approximately 5.5% per cable subscriber in the form of a franchise fee. Local governments are able … Continued