Verizon also charges me a regional sports network fee of .89 so I can enjoy local sports channels such as the YES Network and MSG.

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In 2016, this tax brought $436 million to state coffers.

The state since 2009 has also hit up wireless phone users for $1.20 a month for each wireless device, under the New York Public Safety surcharge.

Every month, when you open your bill for cable TV, various phones and Internet, you are confronted with a list of surcharges, fees and taxes that might cause you to wince.

Many of us look quickly through the pages, scan the items, and then pay the bill.

That brought the state $185 million in 2016, records show.

These charges, come on top of the New York state and Putnam County sales tax, which gets applied to the phone bill.911 surcharge: I pay 911 surcharges to Putnam County on both my landline — 35 cents a month — and my wireless phone — 30 cents a month.

They can charge up to

These charges, come on top of the New York state and Putnam County sales tax, which gets applied to the phone bill.911 surcharge: I pay 911 surcharges to Putnam County on both my landline — 35 cents a month — and my wireless phone — 30 cents a month.They can charge up to $1 a month on the 911 charge.Rockland County received about $1.3 million in 2016, according to Rockland spokeswoman Jane Lerner. Video franchise fee: Cable television system have proved a gold mine for municipalities, which strike franchise agreements with operators.I'm in suburban New York City, so my rates don’t qualify for subsidy.But libraries and schools in our region cut their telecommunications costs through the fund’s E-rate program, and low-income residents in our region qualify for subsidies under the Lifeline program."These state and local taxes disproportionately impact low income Americans who rely on wireless as their sole source of connectivity."Here’s what I found on my bill.

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These charges, come on top of the New York state and Putnam County sales tax, which gets applied to the phone bill.911 surcharge: I pay 911 surcharges to Putnam County on both my landline — 35 cents a month — and my wireless phone — 30 cents a month.

They can charge up to $1 a month on the 911 charge.

Rockland County received about $1.3 million in 2016, according to Rockland spokeswoman Jane Lerner. Video franchise fee: Cable television system have proved a gold mine for municipalities, which strike franchise agreements with operators.

I'm in suburban New York City, so my rates don’t qualify for subsidy.

But libraries and schools in our region cut their telecommunications costs through the fund’s E-rate program, and low-income residents in our region qualify for subsidies under the Lifeline program.

"These state and local taxes disproportionately impact low income Americans who rely on wireless as their sole source of connectivity."Here’s what I found on my bill.

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These charges, come on top of the New York state and Putnam County sales tax, which gets applied to the phone bill.911 surcharge: I pay 911 surcharges to Putnam County on both my landline — 35 cents a month — and my wireless phone — 30 cents a month.

They can charge up to $1 a month on the 911 charge.

Rockland County received about $1.3 million in 2016, according to Rockland spokeswoman Jane Lerner. Video franchise fee: Cable television system have proved a gold mine for municipalities, which strike franchise agreements with operators.

I'm in suburban New York City, so my rates don’t qualify for subsidy.

a month on the 911 charge.

Rockland County received about

These charges, come on top of the New York state and Putnam County sales tax, which gets applied to the phone bill.911 surcharge: I pay 911 surcharges to Putnam County on both my landline — 35 cents a month — and my wireless phone — 30 cents a month.They can charge up to $1 a month on the 911 charge.Rockland County received about $1.3 million in 2016, according to Rockland spokeswoman Jane Lerner. Video franchise fee: Cable television system have proved a gold mine for municipalities, which strike franchise agreements with operators.I'm in suburban New York City, so my rates don’t qualify for subsidy.But libraries and schools in our region cut their telecommunications costs through the fund’s E-rate program, and low-income residents in our region qualify for subsidies under the Lifeline program."These state and local taxes disproportionately impact low income Americans who rely on wireless as their sole source of connectivity."Here’s what I found on my bill.

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These charges, come on top of the New York state and Putnam County sales tax, which gets applied to the phone bill.911 surcharge: I pay 911 surcharges to Putnam County on both my landline — 35 cents a month — and my wireless phone — 30 cents a month.

They can charge up to $1 a month on the 911 charge.

Rockland County received about $1.3 million in 2016, according to Rockland spokeswoman Jane Lerner. Video franchise fee: Cable television system have proved a gold mine for municipalities, which strike franchise agreements with operators.

I'm in suburban New York City, so my rates don’t qualify for subsidy.

But libraries and schools in our region cut their telecommunications costs through the fund’s E-rate program, and low-income residents in our region qualify for subsidies under the Lifeline program.

"These state and local taxes disproportionately impact low income Americans who rely on wireless as their sole source of connectivity."Here’s what I found on my bill.

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These charges, come on top of the New York state and Putnam County sales tax, which gets applied to the phone bill.911 surcharge: I pay 911 surcharges to Putnam County on both my landline — 35 cents a month — and my wireless phone — 30 cents a month.

They can charge up to $1 a month on the 911 charge.

Rockland County received about $1.3 million in 2016, according to Rockland spokeswoman Jane Lerner. Video franchise fee: Cable television system have proved a gold mine for municipalities, which strike franchise agreements with operators.

I'm in suburban New York City, so my rates don’t qualify for subsidy.

.3 million in 2016, according to Rockland spokeswoman Jane Lerner. Video franchise fee: Cable television system have proved a gold mine for municipalities, which strike franchise agreements with operators.

I'm in suburban New York City, so my rates don’t qualify for subsidy.

But libraries and schools in our region cut their telecommunications costs through the fund’s E-rate program, and low-income residents in our region qualify for subsidies under the Lifeline program.

"These state and local taxes disproportionately impact low income Americans who rely on wireless as their sole source of connectivity."Here’s what I found on my bill.