Telecommunications and User Fee Filing System (TUFFS)

For the electronic reporting and remittance of surcharges and user fees due to the CPUC by telecommunications corporations and VoIP providers.


Complete directions for the treatment of CPUC telecommunications surcharges including assessment, collection, disclosure and so on… 

User Fee

Complete directions for the treatment of the CPUC telecommunications reimbursement account fee (User Fee)

Other Telecommunications Taxes and Fees

These taxes and fees are not administered by the CPUC but may be assessed on telecommunications services in California 

Questions, Comments, and Concerns

For inquiries related to telecommunications surcharges, user fees or MTS surcharges please use the contact information provided below:


 Lucia Magana

 Danny Tse

 Nancy Lee

Phone: (415) 696-7308

Phone: (415) 355-5494

Phone: (415) 703-2714

Email:  TelcoSurcharge@cpuc.ca.gov
 User Fee:
Fabiola Robles
Phone:  (415) 696-7362
Email:  userfees@cpuc.ca.gov