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gonzo Posted:
Thanks for the
suggestion. When
this first started
happening months
ago, I sought
...

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Vonage device drops off network, cannot reconnect
On May 12, 2015 at 00:27:40

dconnor Posted:
I would suggest
that your router
is having
conflicts, try
updating it.
...

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On May 11, 2015 at 23:39:14

dconnor Posted:
Tes...
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On May 11, 2015 at 23:37:30

gonzo Posted:
I have a Vonage
adapter (VDV23-VD)
connected to a
Buffalo
WZR600-DHP. It
used
...

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On Apr 23, 2015 at 22:33:56

chuchai Posted:
HI CAN SOMEONE
PLEASE ANSWER SOME
OF MY QUESTIONS?
BEFORE I DECIDE
WEATHER TO GET
...

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On Apr 21, 2015 at 01:45:46

kdf55 Posted:
Vonage has added
call blocking.
...

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Topic:
Add Call Screening or Call Block Feature
On Apr 09, 2015 at 09:08:53

aakicee Posted:
why just certain..
?? ____________
___ You can get
score highest
marks
...

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Topic:
Visual voicemail for only specific incoming numbers
On Apr 04, 2015 at 06:52:12

clarcks Posted:
A lot of companies
don't offer it at
all or if they do
it is a premium
service. Why?
...

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Topic:
Add Call Screening or Call Block Feature
On Apr 01, 2015 at 01:12:46

MK_TO Posted:
On the Vonage
Canada web site,
it states that
outbound calls
from my Vonage
home
...

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Topic:
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On Mar 27, 2015 at 10:23:31

xfilesera Posted:
Customer Care
yesterday and was
told that the
conference calling
feature is being
...

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On Mar 27, 2015 at 07:05:16


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All telecom carriers have paid taxes and fees imposed by local, state, and federal governments since time immemorial. For most of the last 100 years, give or take, they paid these fees, included them in the costs on which their rates were based, and thereby passed them along to their customers, though they were mostly not itemized on customer bills.

Over the last ten to twenty years, however, most carriers have begun the practice of quoting a price and then inflating the quoted price by itemizing and adding on extra charges imposed to offset these same taxes and fees. We have always paid them, but current practice makes them more obvious. It also means that a quoted price for a telecommunications service is almost never the price the customer actually pays. The transition to itemized fees resulted in an immediate rate increase for the carriers at the time. They continued to pay the fees as before, but did not reduce their quoted service price when they began adding the fees on to it.

I said almost never. I subscribe to Business Optimum Voice at a retail storefront business I own. The quoted price is $29.95/month for unlimited calling within North America. That is the exact amount of my monthly bill from Cablevision. They don't even itemize and add on the state sales tax (7% here in NJ). The sales tax, USF, municipal franchise fee, etc. are all built into the quoted price, and not added to it.

A particularly interesting item on most telephone company bills is the FCC Interstate Access Charge. From its name, most customers assume that this amount is being paid to the FCC for something or other. It is not. It purely revenue for the local phone company, but it is authorized by the FCC (as opposed to having been authorized by the state public service regulators). It is intended to make up what the local phone company lost when it was divested by its former parent company who was also in the long distance business. That company (whose name consisted of three initials and an ampersand) chose to subsidize local service with its profits from long distance service, and now we do it for them, as ordered by the FCC.



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Look! - I've got mail today! Vonage Customer Care wrote to me today: So
What they advertise at $24.99 is now up to $35.02 for me on a monthly basis. That's
Democrats Spreading your wealth around since 1932. Keep voting for them
Yes... the taxes are really annoying but it's still cheaper than AT&T here!
Just keep in mind these are fees that are not imposed by Vonage or any provider.
Have Had Vonage a little over two years, in the beginning $30.33 with all fees added

DLevenson posted "All telecom carriers have paid taxes and fees imposed by local, state, and federal" on 06/19/2009

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