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Re: Fwd: Tax on Internet access

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Lincoln Arts (lincarts)
Thu, 14 Jan 1999 12:27:23 -0800


Thanks, Maggie. I received this from CALAA's (California Association of
Local Arts Agencies) administration office, so thought it might have a
semblance of truth to it. Sorry if it isn't. Although it does sound like
something the major phone companies would do.... If anyone out there knows,
definitely, if this is true or not - would they share the information. Thanks

Jeanne

>Another hoax. There is NO WAY the phone company can discern whether you
are using your
>phone line for a call or to access the Internet, unless it wants to look up
the numbers
>all their customers are dialing every minute of every day.
>
>A good rule of thumb for deciding whether to send messages like this out
is: if it's
>been forwarded countless times, it's most likely a hoax.
>
>Maggie