Federal Communications Commission.
This document announces that the 2005 revenue threshold between Class A carriers and Class B carriers is increased to $129 million. The 2005 revenue threshold between larger Class A carriers and mid-sized carriers is increased to $7.668 billion.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Debbie Weber, Pricing Policy Division, Wireline Competition Bureau at (202) 418-0812.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
This is a summary of the Commission's public notice released April 24, 2006. This notice announces the inflation-adjusted 2005 revenue thresholds used for classifying carrier categories for various accounting and reporting purposes: (1) Distinguishing Class A carriers from Class B carriers; and (2) distinguishing larger Class A carriers from mid-sized carriers. The revenue threshold between Class A carriers and Class B carriers is increased to $129 million. The revenue threshold between larger Class A carriers and mid-sized carriers is increased to $7.668 billion. The revenue thresholds for 2005 were determined as follows: Start Printed Page 26090
|Mid-sized threshold||Larger Class A threshold|
|(1) GDP-CPI Base||86.68||102.40|
|(2) 2005 GDP-CPI||112.18||112.18|
|(3) Inflation Factor (line 2 ÷ 1)||1.2914||1.0954|
|(4) Original Revenue Threshold||$100 million||$7 billion.|
|(5) 2005 Revenue Threshold (line 3 * 4)||$129 million||$7.668 billion.|
Federal Communications Commission
Tamara L. Preiss,
Chief, Pricing Policy Division, Wireline Competition Bureau.
[FR Doc. E6-6700 Filed 5-2-06; 8:45 am]
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