Headlines Tagged with New Hampshire — 1,199 headlines found
the Senate's budget committee voted Tuesday not to accept a House-proposed 20-cent cigarette tax hike and delays in several business tax credits worth a total of $53 million in revenue. The Republican-controlled Finance Committee voted 4-2 on the proposa
May 21, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added May 22, 2013 07:53
Careless disposal of smoking materials is the "most likely" cause of a fire that destroyed an Oak Terrace home last Friday, said Fire Chief Dave O'Brien.
May 7, 2013 Portsmouth (NH) Herald
added May 7, 2013 07:25
[New Hampshire] NH revenues $48M above projections in April due to business tax receipts, tobacco settlement
April revenue collections were $48 million above projections with $18 million from business taxes and $21 million from a settlement of litigation with tobacco manufacturers. The state also counted $6 million from a lawsuit over gasoline additive, MTBE.
May 2, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added May 3, 2013 23:00
A long-running legal dispute over settlement payments by tobacco companies has been resolved, state officials announced yesterday, freeing up money that could help New Hampshire balance its budget this year. Through the end of March, the state’s revenue
Apr 25, 2013 Concord (NH) Monitor
added Apr 25, 2013 14:01
Gov. Maggie Hassan and the Legislature got welcome budget news Wednesday, as the state received $15 million as part of a lawsuit over the federal tobacco settlement.
Apr 25, 2013 Nashua (NH) Telegraph
added Apr 25, 2013 10:42
For reasons that aren’t entirely understood, through there may be fewer frequent smokers than in past decades, there appear to be far more “occasional” smokers than ever before. Some students, like Tierney, are strongly opposed to “social smoking,” but m
Apr 12, 2013 The Dartmouth
added Apr 15, 2013 06:52
Convenience stores and grocers urged a state Senate panel yesterday to recommend killing an increase in the tobacco tax backed by the House and governor, saying it would be potentially disastrous to their businesses.
Apr 10, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 10, 2013 13:07
A 20 cents-a-pack cigarette tax hike, passed by the House last month, was praised during a Senate committee hearing Tuesday as a step toward lowering the state's high rate of youth smoking. But equally vocal were the state grocers association and severa
Apr 10, 2013 Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Apr 10, 2013 12:32
The Senate's tax writing committee is holding a hearing on a House proposal to raise New Hampshire's tobacco tax. The Ways and Means Committee will hold a hearing Tuesday on a bill to raise the tax 20 cents per pack. The House has since voted to raise th
Apr 8, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 8, 2013 09:15
The bill would require all tobacco products be taxed at rates equivalent to the current tax on cigarettes. Maine youth are exposed to tobacco products every day in the form of advertising, promotions and pro-tobacco depictions in films and television. T
Apr 6, 2013 Foster's Democrat
added Apr 7, 2013 09:48