However, providers with less than 100,000 subscribers have until June 30, 2023 to implement STIR/SHAKEN. This is important because the FCC found that most illegal robocalls come from a subset of these small providers, which has prompted the agency to propose shortening the adoption period by one year.
We all hate Robocalls and scammers persistently calling our phones and you may have sensed an increase in the frequency of this common nuisance. You are correct.
So far in 2021, Americans have received a monthly average of 30.7 spam calls, compared to 28.0 in 2020, according to a June 2021 report from Truecaller. Robocalls represented 21.5 of the average monthly spam calls, or 70%.