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VoIP Taxation Out of Control

June 20, 2007

I am sure that some of you might have seen where states want to regulate VoIP which, more than likely, also means adding more taxes. Many states definitely want to add taxes to Internet access. So, we will have taxes upon taxes to make a phone call. Is it not bad enough already? I checked my Vonage phone bill and the taxes were 21.6%! By comparison, my mobile phone was taxed 9.2%. Do we really need even more taxes on my VoIP services?!?!

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