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Long Distance Tariff
 

General Rate and Service Terms

1. Calls that begin in one rate period and terminate in another will be billed for the entire call duration at the rate applicable at the commencement of the call.
2. The duration of each call for billing purposes will be rounded off to the nearest higher billing increment. All services are billed in whole minute increments.
3. Any rate application that results in a charge expressed in fractional cents will be rounded up to the nearest whole cent.
4. If a fixed monthly service charge applies to a plan that has both intrastate, interstate, and international traffic eligibility, the fixed charge will be deemed to be interstate for purposes of assessing a single fixed charge.
5. Monthly fees are billed in advance. Service fees will be prorated for service periods that are less than a full month's billing cycle. For purposes of determining prorated amount, each month is assumed to have thirty (30) days.
6. Unless otherwise indicated, all usage variable charges will be billed in the following billing cycle.
7. State, federal, sales and all other applicable taxes apply to all calls.
8. The Company does not charge other surcharges and fixed fees beyond those indicated in the rate schedules shown.
9. Rates and terms subject to change.
10. All services are subject to availability.


IntraLATA Optional Calling Plan

Optional Calling Plan 1 and 2
Plan 1 and 2 are optional calling plans that allow subscribers to either plan to recieve a flat rate per minute ("Plan Rate") to the exchanges indicated with each plan and an extended flat rate ("Extended Rate") for calls outside the Plan calling area. Each Plan requires payment of a flat monthly fee ("Plan Fee").

1. Plan exchanges are subject to change.
2. These plans replace other plans contained elsewhere in this tariff and cannot be combined with other plans.
3. All calls are billed in whole minute increments and rounded up to the next highest one-cent increment.
4. Rates do not include taxes and surcharges.
5. Participation in a plan requires presubscription to the company and cannot be provided on a dial around (1010XXX) basis.
6. Payment of telephone company fees (PIC change, etc.) is the responsibility of the subscriber unless part of a Company-promotion.
7. Plan Rate only applies to exchanges listed in 4.9C(8)(d) and 4.9.1C(9)(d). All other exchanges not listed but within the customer's LATA will be subject to the Extended Rate.
8. Plan 1

   a. Plan Rate (per month)                $5.50
   b. Plan Rate (per minute)               $0.055
   c. Extended Rate (per minute)        $0.099
   d. Plan 1 Exchanges:

       Beattyville
       Buckhorn
       East Bernstadt
       Livingston
       Mt. Vernon
       Berea
       Canoe
       Irvine
       Manchester
       Oneida

9. Plan 2

   a. Plan Rate (per month)                $8.00
   b. Plan Rate (per minute)               $0.055
   c. Extended Rate (per minute)        $0.099
   d. Plan 2 Exchanges:

       All Exchanges contained in (8)(d)
       Brodhead
       Hazard
       Jackson
       London
       Richmond
       Campton
       Hyden
       Kirksville
       Paint Lick
       Waco

Domestic Calling - Direct Dial and Calling Card

Direct Dial Calling
1. Direct dial calling services are available on interstate, interLATA and intraLATA calls or on interstate and interLATA calls only. Service is not available solely on intraLATA / home region toll calling.
2. Customers will be advised if their selection of toll and interLATA toll providers create a conflict with the Company's routing system.
3. Local exchange carrier primary interexchange carrier charges may apply for change in underlying carrier. The company may, as part of a generally available promotion, waive or reduce such charges on behalf of its new customers.
4. Optional Calling Plans are available to those customers who meet term, volume or other stated eligibility requirements.

Rates for International calls are found under "international calling"

Calling Card
1. Calling cards are the property of the Company and must be destroyed or returned to the company upon request.
2. Customers are responsible to the extent limited by law for any charges billed to a lost or stolen card.
3. The Company reserves the right to disable cards suspected of fraudulent charge activity.
4. Cards are issued with international calling capability disabled. This ability can be activated upon request however customers so requesting such activation do so with the understanding that they remain responsible for higher rates charged to these locations.
5. The ability of callers to complete calls is contingent upon proper routing by the originating end user location and serving telephone company. The Company cannot guarantee completion of such calls from all locations.
6. The payphone surcharge will apply on calls originated from lines with a "payphone designation" that deems them eligible for the assessment of dial around compensation.
7. Operator surcharges apply to calls completed with the assistance of a live or recorded operator service.

International calling card rates are shown under "International Calling"


Domestic Direct Dial
Available to presubscribed customers only

 

Interstate   $0.129
InterLATA $0.129
IntraLATA $0.129


Calling Card Rates (Domestic US)

 

Rate per minute   $0.25
Surcharges  
Domestic, automatic $0.50
Domestic, operator assist $2.00



Optional Calling Plans
Optional Calling Plans are available to customers who meet stated eligibility requirements and are presubscribed to the Company for service. When services are restricted to residential or business classification restrictions, determination of residential or business classification will be pursuant to the classification of the service line by the underlying local telephone service provider. The Company reserves the right to refuse service to any subscriber for any reason including failure by the customer to meet eligibility requirements.

Subscribers may choose InterLATA only or interLATA and intraLATA options. Services are not available on an intraLATA basis.

Rates and terms of service subject to change.

Residential Flat Rate Plan
Residential Flat Rate Plan is an optional residential service under which customers of the plan pay the same rate for services indicated regardless of the volume of calls, time of day, or mileage band.

The initial period for the billing of calls is sixty (60) seconds. Additional billing periods are measured in sixty (60) second increments.

Monthly Fee
 

- Per line   $3.95
Interstate $0.099 per minute
InterLATA $0.099 per minute
IntraLATA $0.099 per minute


Business Flat Rate Plan
Business Flat Rate Plan is an optional business service under which customers of the plan pay the same rate for services indicated regardless of the volume of calls, time of day, or mileage band.

The initial period for the billing of calls is sixty (60) seconds. Additional billing periods are measured in sixty (60) second increments.

Monthly Fee (total customer MRC not to exceed $ 9.95 per account)
 

- Per first line   $4.95
- Each Additional Line $1.00
Interstate $0.099 per minute
InterLATA $0.099 per minute
IntraLATA $0.099 per minute



Toll Free Services

Toll Free Services

1. Toll-free numbers may be assigned randomly or from a list of available numbers provided by the Company. The Company makes no warranties about the availability or use of a number by prior or future owners of a toll-free number.
2. The Company will attempt to honor requests for specific number(s) but assignment and availability of such numbers is not guaranteed. Company reserves the right to limit the number of number-assignment requests.
3. Release of a Customer toll-free number to another provider is contingent on payment of any current outstanding charges owed to the Company and accurate completion by the receiving carrier of Responsible Organization transfer forms.
4. In the event of a dispute between Customers regarding the ownership of a toll-free number, the Company reserves the right to determine ownership based on previously provided application material, however, in the event that the Company determines that ownership is unclear it will in no way be held liable for such ownership determination.
5. The Customer is responsible for payment of misdialed calls to the Customer's toll-free number.
6. Non-recurring charges apply per order placed.
7. The ability of callers to complete calls is contingent upon proper routing by the originating end user location and serving telephone company. The Company cannot guarantee completion of such calls from all locations.
8. The Company reserves the right to waive non-recurring charges for those customers who commit to a one year term or have usage billing within three-months of service totaling $25 per month or more.
9. Toll-free numbers cannot terminate in international locations, other toll-free numbers, or numbers prefixed with 700, 900, or 500 NPA. The Company reserves the right to refuse termination of toll-free services outside its designated operating territory.
10. Toll-free PIN access numbers are the sole property of the Company for use with its PIN service.


Toll Free Service
 

Non recurring Charge   $10.00
Monthly recurring Charge $5.00
Rate per minute $0.099


Toll Free PIN Service

Non recurring (per order / 1 PIN)   $10.00 minimum charge per order
Additional PIN $3.00 if ordered with a $10.00 order
Rate per minute $0.129


800 Calling Capabilities
 

All orders for service changes   $50.00



International Services (Direct Dial and Calling Card)

International Calling

1. The Company does not knowingly bill for unanswered calls however in some instances, equipment in foreign countries may give false or unreadable call answer supervision. Calls in excess of 60-seconds in length will be presumed answered.
2. Rates shown include additional charges for special service terminations. These termination rates are revised frequently; the company reserves the right assess special services surcharges as a separately identified line item on the bill should the assessment of those charges warrant it doing so.
3. All calls are billed in whole minute increments.


 

Country   Direct Dial   Calling Card
Afghanistan $1.67 $1.87
Albania $1.20 $1.50
Algeria $0.64 $0.83
American Samoa $0.50 $0.69
Andorra $0.48 $0.66
Angola $0.56 $0.75
Anguilla (NPA: 264) $0.68 $0.86
Antarctica - Casey $1.25 $1.45
Antarctica - Scott $1.25 $1.45
Antigua/Barbuda (NPA: 268) $0.82 $1.01
Argentina $0.60 $0.79
Argentina (Cellular) $0.72 $0.91
Armenia $0.95 $1.14
Aruba $0.61 $0.79
Ascension Island $1.75 $1.75
Australia $0.26 $0.44
Australia (Cellular) $0.39 $0.57
Austria $0.22 $0.47
Austria (Cellular) $0.79 $0.98
Azerbaijan $0.67 $0.86
Bahamas (NPA: 242) $0.35 $0.53
Bahrain $0.94 $1.13
Bangladesh $1.84 $2.04
Bangladesh (Cellular) $2.67 $2.88
Barbados (NPA: 246) $0.90 $1.09
Belarus $0.69 $0.88
Belgium $0.25 $0.43
Belgium (Cellular) $0.49 $0.68
Belize $1.02 $1.21
Benin $0.92 $1.11
Bermuda (NPA: 441) $0.32 $0.50
Bhutan $0.63 $0.82
Bolivia $0.92 $1.11
Bosnia-Herzegovina $0.65 $0.83
Botswana $0.53 $0.71
Brazil $0.47 $0.66
Brazil (Cellular) $0.62 $0.80
British Virgin Islands (NPA: 284) $0.62 $0.81
Brunei $0.62 $0.80
Bulgaria $0.71 $0.89
Burkino Faso $1.12 $1.31
Burma/Myanmar $2.57 $2.78
Burundi $0.89 $1.08
Cambodia $1.57 $1.77
Cameroon $1.08 $1.28
Canada $0.129 $0.46
Country Direct Dial Calling Card
Canary Island $0.34 $0.52
Cape Verde Islands $0.98 $1.17
Cayman Islands (NPA: 345) $0.47 $0.65
Central African Republic $1.15 $1.34
Chad Republic $1.71 $1.91
Chile $0.37 $0.55
Chile (Special Services) $1.02 $1.21
China Prc $0.62 $0.81
China (Cellular) $1.17 $1.36
Christmas Island $0.26 $0.44
Cocos-Kelling Island $0.26 $0.44
Colombia $0.53 $0.72
Colombia (Cellular) $0.67 $0.85
Congo Republic $1.24 $1.44
Cook Islands $2.48 $2.68
Costa Rica $0.85 $1.03
Croatia $0.60 $0.78
Cuba $1.53 $1.73
Cyprus $0.55 $0.74
Czech Republic $0.51 $0.69
Denmark $0.29 $0.48
Denmark (Cellular) $0.92 $1.11
Diego Garcia $3.11 $3.31
Djibouti Republic $1.37 $1.56
Dominica (NPA: 767) $1.06 $1.25
Dominican Republic (NPA: 809) $0.40 $0.59
Dominican Republic (Audiotext) $0.47 $0.65
Ecuador $1.19 $1.39
Ecuador (Cellular) $1.42 $1.62
Egypt $1.54 $1.73
El Salvador $0.58 $0.77
El Salvador (Cellular) $0.98 $1.17
Equatorial Guinea Republic $1.44 $1.64
Eritrea $1.99 $2.20
Estonia $0.54 $0.72
Ethiopia $1.59 $1.79
Faeroe Islands $0.59 $0.77
Falkland Islands $0.75 $0.93
Fiji Islands $1.32 $1.52
Finland $0.33 $0.51
Finland (Cellular) $0.54 $0.73
France $0.22 $0.43
France (Cellular) $0.37 $0.55
French Antilles/Martinique $0.68 $0.87
French Guiana $0.73 $0.91
French Polynesia $1.39 $1.58
Gabon Republic $0.82 $1.01
Country Direct Dial Calling Card
Gambia $0.89 $1.08
Georgia $1.01 $1.20
Germany $0.22 $0.42
Germany (Cellular) $0.47 $0.65
Ghana $0.74 $0.92
Gibraltar $0.46 $0.64
Gilbert Island $1.40 $1.59
Greece $0.53 $0.72
Greece (Cellular) $0.73 $0.92
Greenland $0.80 $0.99
Grenada (NPA: 473) $0.93 $1.12
Guadeloupe $0.68 $0.87
Guam $0.27 $0.45
Guantanamo Bay $1.53 $1.73
Guatemala $0.61 $0.79
Guatemala (Cellular) $0.79 $0.98
Guinea $1.09 $1.29
Guinea Bissau $1.19 $1.39
Guyana $1.38 $1.58
Haiti $0.95 $1.14
Honduras $0.99 $1.18
Hong Kong $0.24 $0.42
Hong Kong (Special Services) $1.06 $1.25
Hungary $0.48 $0.66
Iceland $0.36 $0.54
India $1.22 $1.41
Indonesia $0.70 $0.89
Inmarsat(AOR) $10.79 $11.12
Inmarsat(IOR) $8.72 $9.01
Inmarsat(POR) $8.16 $8.45
Inmarsat(WAT) $10.29 $10.61
Iran $1.38 $1.57
Iraq $1.60 $1.80
Ireland $0.26 $0.44
Ireland (Cellular) $0.49 $0.68
Iridium (6) $4.92 $5.16
Iridium (7) $4.92 $5.16
Israel $0.33 $0.51
Israel (Cellular) $0.67 $0.86
Italy $.35 $0.75
Italy (Cellular) $0.54 $0.73
Ivory Coast $1.38 $1.58
Jamaica (NPA: 876) $1.06 $1.25
Japan $0.25 $0.47
Japan - Tokyo $0.27 $0.45
Japan (Cellular) $0.47 $0.65
Country Direct Dial Calling Card
Jordan $1.08 $1.27
Kazakhstan $0.88 $1.06
Kenya $1.21 $1.40
Kiribati $1.40 $1.59
Kuwait $1.10 $1.29
Kyrgyzstan $0.85 $1.04
Laos $1.39 $1.59
Latvia $0.69 $0.88
Lebanon $1.89 $2.09
Lebanon (Cellular) $2.67 $2.88
Lesotho $0.72 $0.91
Liberia $0.80 $0.99
Libya $0.68 $0.87
Liechtenstein $0.35 $0.53
Lithuania $0.84 $1.03
Luxembourg $0.35 $0.53
Macao $0.59 $0.77
Macedonia $0.74 $0.92
Madagascar $0.90 $1.09
Malawi $0.81 $1.00
Malaysia $0.39 $0.57
Maldives, Republic of $1.23 $1.43
Mali Republic $1.34 $1.53
Malta Republic $0.43 $0.61
Marshall Islands $0.85 $1.04
Mauritania $1.08 $1.27
Mauritius $1.34 $1.54
Mayotte Island (Comoros) $0.70 $0.88
Mexico $0.56 $0.75
Micronesia $1.14 $1.33
Moldava $0.77 $0.95
Monaco $0.36 $0.54
Mongolia $1.33 $1.53
Montserrat (NPA: 664) $1.09 $1.28
Morocco $0.82 $1.01
Mozambique $0.67 $0.86
Namibia $0.57 $0.76
Nauru $3.44 $3.64
Nepal $1.45 $1.65
Netherlands Antilles $0.54 $0.72
Netherlands $0.24 $0.42
Netherlands (Cellular) $0.35 $0.53
Nevis (NPA: 869) $0.79 $0.98
New Caledonia $1.09 $1.29
New Zealand $0.26 $0.44
New Zealand (Cellular) $1.00 $1.19
Nicaragua $0.92 $1.11
Country Direct Dial Calling Card
Nicaragua (Cellular) $1.67 $1.87
Niger Republic $1.16 $1.36
Nigeria $1.47 $1.66
Niue Island $2.74 $2.95
Norfolk Island $2.01 $2.21
North Korea $1.04 $1.24
Norway $0.40 $0.60
Norway (Cellular) $0.67 $0.86
Oman $1.07 $1.26
Pakistan $1.21 $1.40
Palau Republic $0.55 $0.74
Panama $0.93 $1.12
Panama (Cellular) $2.04 $2.25
Papua New Guinea $0.71 $0.89
Paraguay $1.05 $1.24
Peru $0.79 $0.98
Peru (Cellular) $1.67 $1.87
Philippines $0.57 $0.75
Philippines - Manila $0.57 $0.75
Philippines (Cellular) $0.61 $0.79
Poland $0.53 $0.71
Portugal $0.43 $0.61
Qatar $1.08 $1.27
Reunion Island $0.74 $0.93
Romania $0.76 $0.94
Russia $0.53 $0.71
Rwanda $1.71 $1.91
Saipan $0.25 $0.43
San Marino $0.54 $0.73
Sao Tome $1.23 $1.42
Saudi Arabia $1.17 $1.36
Senegal $1.27 $1.46
Seychelles Island $1.38 $1.58
Sierra Leone $1.42 $1.61
Singapore $0.60 $0.78
Slovakia $0.58 $0.77
Slovenia $0.60 $0.78
Solomon Islands $1.23 $1.42
Somalia $1.26 $1.45
South Africa $0.61 $0.79
South Korea $0.30 $0.52
South Korea (Cellular) $0.30 $0.83
Spain $0.34 $0.52
Spain (Cellular) $0.92 $1.11
Sri Lanka $1.18 $1.38
ST. Helena $2.02 $2.22
Country Direct Dial Calling Card
ST. Kitts (NPA: 869) $0.79 $0.98
ST. Lucia (NPA: 758) $0.99 $1.18
ST. Pierre & Miquelon $0.36 $0.54
ST. Vincent-Grenadines (NPA: 784) $0.83 $1.01
Sudan $0.76 $0.95
Suriname $1.01 $1.20
Swaziland $0.54 $0.72
Sweden $0.25 $0.43
Sweden (Cellular) $0.57 $0.75
Switzerland $0.26 $0.44
Switzerland (Cellular) $0.97 $1.16
Syria $1.09 $1.29
Taiwan $0.32 $0.50
Taiwan (Cellular) $1.17 $1.36
Tajikistan $1.66 $1.86
Tanzania $1.29 $1.49
Thailand $0.87 $1.06
Togo Republic $1.34 $1.53
Tonga Islands $1.47 $1.67
Trinidad & Tobago (NPA: 868) $0.95 $1.13
Tunisia $0.81 $0.99
Turkey $0.76 $0.94
Turkey (Cellular) $0.92 $1.11
Turkmenistan $0.89 $1.07
Turks & Caicos Islands (NPA: 649) $0.92 $1.11
Tuvalu $3.28 $3.48
Uganda $0.66 $0.85
Ukraine $0.61 $0.79
United Arab Emirates $0.64 $0.83
United Kingdom $0.18 $0.40
United Kingdom (Cellular) $0.36 $0.54
Uruguay $0.80 $0.98
Uzbekistan $0.94 $1.13
Vanuatu Republic $3.87 $4.09
Vatican City $0.32 $0.50
Venezuela $0.66 $0.84
Venezuela (Cellular) $0.79 $0.98
Vietnam $1.72 $1.92
Wallis & Futuna Island $3.44 $3.64
Western Samoa $1.04 $1.23
Yemen, Republic of $1.45 $1.64
Yugoslavia & Serbia $0.72 $0.91
Zaire $1.09 $1.29
Zaire (Cellular) $2.67 $2.88
Zambia $0.82 $1.01
Zanzibar $2.47 $2.68
Zimbabwe $0.67 $0.85

Calling Card Surcharges
International - Canada $0.50
International - Mexico $1.00
International - All others $2.00



Miscellaneous Services
 

Returned Check   $20.00
Directory Assistance $1.50 per listing


Directory Assistance (DA)
1. DA service is provided under contract with a directory data base provider. The Company does not warrant the accuracy of listing information.
2. DA services are billed per access not request. Calls that are cut-off or fail to provide accurate information will be billed. The Company reserves the right upon request to credit such charges for inaccurate or missing calling data.

Operator Services
3. Operator services are provided under contract with a federally certified service provider.