New international carrier tax

10 Jun 2005

Four international carriers terminating calls in Jamaica – BT, MCI, AT&T and Sprint – have agreed to pay a special tax, which came into effect on 1 June. Last week the four operators were blocked from terminating traffic in Jamaica because they had said they would not pay the tax.

Jamaica, BT Group (incl. Openreach), Sprint Corporation (became part of T-Mobile US)