The OUSF was created in conformance with Oklahoma Telecommunications Act of 1997. Vantage Point has administered the Oklahoma Universal Service Fund (OUSF) since 2013, previously as GVNW Consulting.
All contributions and distributions are made through Vantage Point Solutions. Carrier Remittance Worksheets are to be submitted online only, via E-File.
All OUSF contribution payments are to be remitted directly to First Fidelity Bank in Oklahoma City, OK. Please refer to the OUSF Payment & Worksheet Submission Information (Attachment B) for more information.
If you have any questions, contact the OUSF Manager at 217-862-1560 or via email.
On August 5, 2021, the Commission issued an Interim Order in Cause No. 2019000316, Application of Brandy L. Wreath, Administrator of the Oklahoma Universal Service Fund, Seeking to Establish an Assessment Factor for the Oklahoma Universal Service Fund and Determine a New Assessment Methodology. This Order approves, on an interim basis, a connections-based contribution methodology, beginning November 1, 2021. The initial connections-based assessment is set at $1.14 per connection.
July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021 6.28%
July 1, 2021 – September 30, 2021: Revenue-Based Methodology 6.28%
October 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022: Connections-Based Methodology $1.14 per connection