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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] 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] POLANECZKY: Vote delayed, kids denied

On Thursday, Turzai and Smith announced that the Republican-controlled House will not meet next week to vote on the $2-per-pack cigarette-tax bill. Even though they had promised they would. ... It's repugnant that this is what the school-funding crisis
Philadelphia (PA) Daily News
added Aug 4, 2014 10:19
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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] Of cigars and Civil War: History impressionist channels US Grant in Mt. Lebanon

“And they’re a bit superstitious. Imagine baseball players who don’t change their socks because they’ve won, and all those other habits people have when they’re superstitious.” So they started bestowing boxes of smokes on Grant, Serfass explained, with
The Almanac (Pittsburgh, PA)
added Jul 22, 2016 18:50
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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] 'Well-connected' cigar industry spared tax in Pa.

While Pennsylvania's newly opened vape shops sweat their survival, the state's storied cigar industry can breathe easy for at least another year. It's a conundrum that's unsettling to vape shop owners who wonder why their jobs seem to matter less. The L
Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added Nov 28, 2016 02:02
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BOEHM: Pennsylvania’s New Tax on Vape Shops is Forcing Them Out of Business

The estimated 350 vape shops scatter across Pennsylvania are getting hit hard by the new 40 percent wholesale tax on all vaping equipment and supplies. The real kicker is that the same 40 percent tax applies not only to purchases made after October 1—the
Reason Magazine
added Oct 5, 2016 14:53
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[Pennsylvania] In Pa., cigars evade tobacco tax

Just about everybody with a nicotine habit will be helping narrow the gap between money coming into state coffers and money going out. Everybody but stogie lovers. Cigars will remain tax-free because they are the mainstay of a thriving industry in Penns
Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Jul 18, 2016 19:43
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