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TOBACCO TAXES / Disparities in Rates for Similar Smoking Products Continue to Drive Market Shifts to Lower-Taxed Options: Statement of David Gootnick, Director, International Affairs and Trade (PDF)

In its 2012 report, GAO suggested that Congress consider equalizing tax rates on roll-your-own and pipe tobacco and, in consultation with Treasury, consider options for reducing tax avoidance due to tax differentials between small and large cigars
U.S. Senate Committee on Finance
added Jul 29, 2014 12:15
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[Afghanistan, USA] CRAIG BROWN: U.S. traitor - or Pipe Smoker Of The Year?

The modern face is ill-suited to a pipe. This was my first reaction on seeing the photograph of the flaky U.S. soldier Bowe Bergdahl posing with a pipe between his lips at an observation post in Afghanistan before he was captured by the Taliban. ... it s
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 5, 2014 08:44
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Lighters Anchor Tobacco Accessories

The news wasn’t as good for other accessories, such as rolling papers and pipes. These smoking accessories saw sales decline a modest 0.57% to $254 million, according to SymphonyIRI.
Convenience Store Decisions
added Apr 3, 2013 09:16
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Consumption of Cigarettes and Combustible Tobacco — United States, 2000–2011

The data suggest that certain smokers have switched from cigarettes to other combustible tobacco products, most notably since a 2009 increase in the federal tobacco excise tax that created tax disparities between product types.
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Aug 2, 2012 16:06
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[China] City Toughens Up on Smoking Ban

Under the new draft, anyone who is found smoking or carrying lit cigarettes, cigars or tobacco pipes in prohibited areas will be stopped and fined 50 yuan. According to the original regulation, a fine would only be issued if an offender refused to put ou
Life of Guangzhou (cn)
added Jul 3, 2012 13:57
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‘MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN‬’ STAR EVA GREEN ON PLAYING ‘SUCH AN UNUSUAL CHARACTER’

Eva’s character also has the habit of smoking a pipe. While she admits hat it took some getting used to, she reveals the act of smoking the pipe was a very real ritual for Miss Peregrine. Also, Green adds, the scent of the pipe’s smoke was a pleasant trea
Inquisitr
added Oct 7, 2016 20:59
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HART: Forget Jeans, What Does Your Pastor Smoke?

Thankfully, my pastor smokes a pipe. I think this is so mainly because of finances. Pipes cost “pennies a bowl” to smoke. A decent cigar will cost you $4 to $5. What’s even better is that my pastor doesn’t chew tobacco:
Patheos.com [Hosting the Conversation on Faith]
added Sep 19, 2015 17:31
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[California] Roadshow: Is it legal for drivers to smoke hookah pipes?

It unnerved me to see that nearly 3-foot-long pipe in someone's lap, his cheeks puffed out as he was holding his breath. And he was clearly distracted in maneuvering the car....A...However, in California it is illegal to smoke if anyone younger than 18 i
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Jan 14, 2015 12:29
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EDITORIAL: Raising all federal tobacco taxes can stop tax avoidance

But premium cigars may be exempted from these regulations, potentially allowing manufacturers to “sweep other cigar products under its umbrella,” as the FDA has admitted before. This proposed exemption, as demonstrated by the tax avoidance case, is a disa
Washington Post
added Aug 4, 2014 03:49
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Hatch Statement at Finance Committee Hearing on Tobacco Taxation (PDF)

Given the fact that roll-your-own tobacco is taxed at around 10 times the rate of pipe tobacco, this market shift deserves our attention. ... Though we’re talking about a specific set of federal excise taxes on a product that is controversial, that sho
U.S. Senate Committee on Finance
added Jul 29, 2014 11:11
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