Why Uber Fees Are More Expensive Depending On Location

Uber is officially considered a transportation network company (TNC), a label used by government entities to describe ride-hailing firms, limousine services, airport shuttles, charter buses and similar types of transportation. The TNC industry is mainly regulated by states, which vary in the breadth and cost of their rules, according to Harry Campbell, founder of The Rideshare Guy blog and podcast. Cities may also implement their own rules, such as business registration and airport permit requirements.

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