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EXTRAS ON EXCISE: PENNSYLVANIA TO CIGARETTES AND OTHER TOBACCO PRODUCTS — YOU’RE ALL GETTING TAXED!

The state took about nine months to pass a budget, but now that they’ve got one, it means they are handing out taxes like Oprah gives away cars to her audience. The state’s new cigarette tax rate became effective on Aug. 1. The rate jumped $0.05, from $0
Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Aug 5, 2016 14:43
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[Pennsylvania] $2-per-pack cigarette tax for schools is finally approved

The Pennsylvania Senate this afternoon approved, 39-11, a long-debated $2-per-pack cigarette tax for Philadelphia to help close the School District's budget gap. Gov. Corbett promptly announced that he would sign the bill. Signing will take place at 11:3
Philadelphia Public School Notebook
added Sep 24, 2014 18:24
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[New York, Pennsylvania] Editorial: Hefty tobacco tax increase invites black market sales

The clear implication is that a strong black market for cigarettes exists in New York State. A bootlegger could easily stuff 50 cases of Virginia cigarettes into a van... Let’s make this the last increase on cigarette taxes in Pennsylvania. If the additi
Delaware County (PA) Daily Times
added Jul 25, 2016 20:45
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[Pennsylvania] SENATE BILL No. 13

After January 3, 2010, a retailer that possesses little 21cigars on which the tax imposed by this article has not been 22paid shall pay a tax at the rate of eight cents per little 23cigar. The tax shall be paid and reported on a form prescribed 24by the d
Pennsylvania General Assembly
added Aug 23, 2015 16:15
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[Pennsylvania] E-Cigs, Liquids Subject To Tobacco Tax, Pa. Court Rules ($$)

e-cigarettes and e-liquids are subject to the state Tobacco Products Tax Act’s 40 percent tax on tobacco products, regardless of whether the liquids have nicotine derived from tobacco....taxing e-liquid that contains nicotine and their smoking devices is
Law360
added Jun 23, 2018 13:50
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[Pennsylvania] Pa. cigarette tax will be nation's 10th highest

The budget-balancing $1-per-pack cigarette tax increase that takes effect on Aug. 1 will make Pennsylvania's $2.60 levy the 10th-highest in the nation. New Jersey's $2.70 per pack is 9th. In Philadelphia, the tax will be $4.60 per pack, which includes a
Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Jul 19, 2016 19:14
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[Pennsylvania] York PA Small Tobacco Brand Enjoys FDA Grandfather Status

their Custom Blends Farm Fresh brand of cigarette tobacco falls under the new FDA Deeming Regulations as a "Grandfathered Brand". Thus they are exempt from what Pipe Tobacco, Ecig, Vapor and Cigar manufacturers are dealing with as a result of new FDA regu
PR Newswire
added Jun 7, 2016 15:31
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[Pennsylvania] Electronic cigarettes should be treated like tobacco

The potential dangers of electronic cigarettes have members of the Pennsylvania Medical Society concerned, and until more is known about the products, the state's physicians believe they should be treated no differently than tobacco products.
ScienceDaily
added Oct 30, 2013 02:35
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Electronic cigarettes are bad bet for kids

If adult smokers feel they are gaining ground in defeating the deadly habit by substituting e-cigarettes for the real thing, then they are welcome to do so. But children should be discouraged from smoking cigarettes of any kind even subliminally.
Pottstown (PA) Mercury
added Oct 28, 2014 11:56
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[Pennsylvania] Court: E-Cigarettes—but Not Separate Components—Can Be Taxed as Tobacco Products

Law.com
added Jun 28, 2018 21:41
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