Cell phone tax breakdown

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The trend toward cell phones has not gone unnoticed by state and local governments, now tacking  on higher taxes and surcharges to your wireless bill.
The tax ends up costing American cell phone customers an extra 17-point-two percent on average…up from 16-point-three fifteen months ago.
Illinois pays the fifth highest rate with a whopping 21.8 percent combined federal, state and local tax.
Subscribers in seven states pay more than 20 percent in taxes

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