Past due amounts
A Late Payment Charge will be applied to unpaid amounts, not received by the Due Before Date on the next bill after these charges are first billed. These charges are – AR, AZ, CA, CT, DC, DE, HI, IA, ID, IL, MA, MD, ME, MI, ND, NE, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OK, OR, RI, SC, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV & WY: 1.5%; AK, CO, MT, NC & VT: 1%; IN & KS: 3%; LA: 5%; MN & MS: 2%; NH: 1.3%; SD: 1.25%; AL: Business $12, Residential $5.50; FL: Business $15, Residential $5; GA: Business $15, Residential $5.50; KY: Business $15, Residential $5.50; MO: Business $8, Residential $5.50; OH: Business $11, Residential $5; PA: Business 1.25%, Residential 1.25%; TN: Business 3%, Residential 2%; TX: Business 6.5%, Residential $5.50.
A Finance Charge will be applied to outstanding charges after the end of the Due Before Date, with effect from the second month after the charges are first applied. A Finance Charge of 1.5% will be applied in all States, except NC who has a Finance Charge of 1%, AK whose charge is .86% and DE, ID, KS, MD, ME, NM, PA, VA & WV who are all exempt from the Finance Charge.