Each month, USAC creates an invoice to bill contributors to the Universal Service Fund. The bill is based on revenues reported on a company’s FCC Forms 499-A/Q. To learn more about filers and contributors, visit the Who Must File web page.
You can view your invoice in E-File or request an email copy of an invoice by completing this email request.
For all disputes regarding invoicing, visit the Billing Disputes page.
For instructions on how to make a payment, visit the Payments page.
Understanding Your Invoice
Each monthly invoice includes a summary of charges and several detailed sections explaining all the charges.
Sections of an Invoice:
- Account Summary
- Statement of Account
- Support Mechanism Charges
- Late Filing Sanction
- Credits and Payments
- Interest and Penalties
Payment Due Date
Contributor payments are due on the 15th of each month. If the 15th falls on a weekend or holiday, payments are due on the preceding business day.
Change Billing Contact Information
To update your billing contact information, you can submit either an FCC Form 499-A or -Q or email the billing department.