I noticed the federal excise tax on my Internet bill (DSL) go from 2.5% of the subtotal to 2.6% of the subtotal.

How are these taxes figured out? I saw in an IRS publication that telephone communications is 3% - but cannot find good information on the subject.

  • It might help to know what state you live in and what ISP you use. – 0xFEE1DEAD Jul 18 '17 at 18:44
  • WI Century Link. I didnt think that mattered due to it being federal. – CGSmith105 Jul 18 '17 at 22:35

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