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Form 471
Optional Pre-Discount Cost Calculation Grid

Purpose of Optional Grid

The Form 471 Optional Pre-Discount Cost Calculation Grid ("Grid") is available to the 471 billed entity applicant to assist the applicant in completing Form 471, Block 5, Items 15 & 16, Columns 8 - 10. Furthermore, this Grid may be used as the attachment called for in Item 17 of the Form 471 Application. In particular, the Grid assists in the following allocations that may be required to compute the pre-discount cost:

  • identification of the cost of eligible and ineligible services which may be combined together or "bundled" in one price;
  • dentification of the cost of eligible services used for eligible, educational purposes;
  • identification of the cost of eligible services shared among eligible and ineligible entities;
  • identification of the eligible cost of Internet service provider packages which provide content and access.

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Form 471 Pre-Discount Cost Calculation Optional Grid Grid in Word Format Grid in PDF Format
Instructions for Filling in the Form 471 Optional Pre-Discount Cost Calculation Grid Grid Instructions in Word Format Grid Instructions in PDF Format