New carrier fees on U.S. toll-free messages starting July 1, 2021

What do you need to know?

T-Mobile (including Sprint) and AT&T have announced they will be charging additional per-message carrier surcharge fees for messages sent on toll-free numbers. Ytel will pass these fees through to you with no additional markup.

T-Mobile/Sprint: Starting July 1, 2021, Ytel will pass through T-Mobile’s carrier fees of $0.0025 per SMS message segment (inbound and outbound) and $0.01 per MMS (inbound and outbound).

AT&T: Starting July 1, 2021, Ytel will pass through AT&T’s carrier fees of $0.0025 per outbound SMS message segment and $0.003 per outbound MMS.

Verizon: There are no changes to Verizon at this time.

US Cellular: Beginning July 1, 2021 Ytel customers will see the following US Cellular surcharges: SMS $0.005 and MMS: $0.01

There is no action required from you, the new carrier fees will begin on July 1st, 2021.

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