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Finland collects EUR 377 mln in TV fees in 2012

Friday 11 January 2013 | 18:08 CET | News
Finnish telecom regulator Ficora collected a total of EUR 377 million in TV fees in 2012, that is higher than the estimated goal of EUR 21 million. In the end of 2012, the number of TV fees totaled 1.852,624 million, which was only about 1.5 percent less than in 2011. The sum dropped by 29,695 notifications during 2012. Ficora continues to refund pre-paid TV fees for 2013. Before the YLE tax was approved by the Parliament in June 2012, TV fee invoices extending to 2013 were sent to some of the customers. Refunds will be paid to a total of 260,000 customers.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Ficora / YLE
Countries: Finland
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