As of 1 January 2013, the operations of the Finnish Broadcasting Company will be financed by a new public service broadcasting tax collected by the Tax Administration. Further information about the public service broadcasting tax (the YLE tax) is available on the website of the Finnish Tax Administration www.vero.fi.
FICORA will refund pre-paid TV fees until the spring of 2013. Refund of pre-paid fees and debt collection of unpaid TV fees continues at FICORA.
FICORA will start to use the government-level telephone numbering system at the beginning of June. At the same time, FICORA's telephone numbers will change.
FICORA has refunded nearly all TV fee payments prepaid for 2013. Refunds were sent to more than 200,000 customers.