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Use WebFile to electronically file a tax report and submit payment (by credit card, electronic check or via TEXNET).

See filing requirements below.

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9-1-1 Prepaid Wireless Emergency Service Fee

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The 9-1-1 Prepaid Wireless Emergency Service Fee is collected by the seller from the consumer at the time of each retail transaction of prepaid wireless telecommunications for use in Texas and is remitted to the Comptroller.

“Prepaid wireless telecommunications service” means a mobile telecommunication service that is paid for in advance and allows a person to access 9-1-1 emergency communication services.

Any person who sells prepaid wireless telecommunications services, or who uses their own prepaid wireless telecommunications services, must file this report.

Rates

2 percent of the purchase price of each prepaid wireless telecommunications service purchased in person, by telephone, over the Internet or by any other method

Due Date

Quarterly – 30th day following the end of the quarter in which the fee or surcharge was collected

Reports must be filed even if no fee is due.

$50 Late Filing Penalty

The law imposes a $50 late filing penalty on every report filed after the due date, even if no tax was due for the period or the report was eventually filed.


Filing Requirements

If in the preceding fiscal year, you paid:

  • less than $10,000 – use any available reporting and payment methods available for this tax or fee. While electronic filing is not required, this option is encouraged.
  • $10,000 or more – use the guidelines below to determine your specific reporting and payment requirements.

The state fiscal year begins September 1 and ends August 31.

Amount Reported and Paid in Preceding Fiscal Year $10,000 - $49,999 $50,000 - $99,999 $100,000 or more
Reporting Method(s)

(Any one of the methods listed can be used.)

Payment Method(s)

(Any one of the methods listed can be used.)

  • Web Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) via WebFile
  • Credit Card via WebFile (American Express, Discover and MasterCard)
  • TEXNET
  • Check
  • Web Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) via WebFile
  • Credit Card via WebFile (American Express, Discover and MasterCard)
  • TEXNET
  • Check
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