Surcharge


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Surcharge

An additional levy added to some charge.

Surcharge

An additional fee one must pay over and above some other fee. For example, one may be required to pay a surcharge for a late payment, or for using a service under unusual circumstances.
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He said that the power sector is facing scarcity of funds and pleaded the regulator to allow the continuation of all the three surcharges .
The collection of the financing cost surcharge shall be deposited in 'Financing Cost Fund' to be kept in the Escrow Account of the Central Power Purchasing Agency Guarantee Ltd for exclusive use for discharging the liabilities of the power producers.
The cabinet gave approval to the reimposition of the surcharges in a meeting held on February 20 despite reservations expressed by some cabinet members.
The total amount plus the surcharge must be processed together as one transaction.
Fined PS90 with PS85 costs, PS20 victim surcharge and banned from driving for 12 months.
Surcharges in themselves are not illegal, and there's also nothing wrong with one carrier noticing that another carrier is asking customers for a bigger surcharge and following suit.
Surcharges for shipments from the US to Korea and Japan, as well as from Korea and Japan to the US, will also decrease to USD1.
Angela Clarke, 46, of Harris Avenue, Rumney, Cardiff, was fined pounds 150 with pounds 60 costs and a pounds 15 victim surcharge.
The ruling prohibits ``double-dipping,'' meaning that fuel costs can't be calculated into certain price hikes if the shipments already have other fuel surcharges.
For truckload carriers, which perform longer lengths of haul and thus consume more fuel, the surcharge rises 1 percent for every nickel increase in fuel prices.
Surcharge on German and intra-European routes will remain at [euro]12 per segment.
One reason for the positive energy and bustle at the Hagerstown terminal is the Military Traffic Management Command's new automatic fuel adjustment surcharge.