In lieu of the telecom­mu­ni­ca­tion car­ri­ers impos­ing a three per­cent (3%) account­ing and col­lec­tion charge on its sub­scribers as per­mit­ted under the “Act”, each telecom­mu­ni­ca­tion car­ri­er is here­by autho­rized and instruct­ed to recov­er said account­ing and col­lec­tion charge by deduct­ing three per­cent (3%) from the amount of sur­charge, which is Two Dol­lars Fifty Cents ($2.50) per line per month, per in-ser­vice net­work con­nec­tion, oth­er­wise due and owing the Coun­ty pri­or to remit­tance under Sec­tion 36–8‑6 and 36–8‑7 of this Arti­cle.