7-4-3: CALCULATION OF SERVICE PROVIDER FEE:
   A.   For purposes of the calculation of the service provider fee, "gross revenues" shall mean consideration of any kind or nature, including, without limitation, cash, credits, property, and in- kind contributions received by Mediacom Illinois LLC for the operation of its cable system to provide cable or video service within the city, including the following:
      1.   Recurring charges for cable service or video service;
      2.   Event based charges for cable service or video service, including, but not limited to, pay per view and video on demand charges;
      3.   Rental of set top boxes and other cable service or video service equipment;
      4.   Service charges related to the provision of cable service or video service, including, but not limited to, activation, installation, and repair charges;
      5.   Administrative charges related to the provision of cable service or video service, including, but not limited to, service order and service termination charges; and
      6.   Late payment fees or charges, insufficient funds check charges, and other charges assessed to recover the costs of collecting delinquent payments.
   B.   For purposes of the calculation of the service provider fee, "gross revenues" shall not include:
      1.   Revenues not actually received, even if billed, such as bad debt;
      2.   The service provider fee or any tax, fee or assessment of general applicability;
      3.   Any revenues received from services not classified as cable service or video service, including, without limitation, revenue received from telecommunications services, voice over internet protocol (VoIP) services, information services, the provision of directory or internet advertising, or any other revenues attributed by the holder to noncable service or nonvideo service in accordance with the holder's books and records and records kept in the regular course of business and any applicable laws, rules, regulations, standards, or orders;
      4.   Security deposits collected from subscribers; or
      5.   Any amounts paid by subscribers to "home shopping" or similar vendors for merchandise sold through any home shopping channel offered as part of the cable service or video service. (Ord. 2015-06, 5-12-2015)