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[Wisconsin] Revenue Dept: Wis. residents must pay taxes on out-of-state cigarettes

The Journal Times asked a Wisconsin Department of Revenue spokeswoman whether the agency considers the purchase of cigarettes in another state, to be brought back into Wisconsin for use, to be smuggling. Assistant Deputy Secretary Jennifer Western respon
Racine (WI) Journal Times
added Apr 14, 2014 15:46
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[Wisconsin] Cigarette tax rate variations invite transport into state

The Journal Times asked a Wisconsin Department of Revenue spokeswoman whether the agency considers the purchase of cigarettes in another state, to be brought back into Wisconsin for use, to be smuggling. Assistant Deputy Secretary Jennifer Western respo
Racine (WI) Journal Times
added Apr 14, 2014 12:15
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The Economics of Tobacco Control: Evidence from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Policy Evaluation Project

The economics of tobacco control: evidence from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Policy Evaluation Project / Death and taxes: using the latter to reduce the former / Cigarette graphic warning labels and smoking prevalence in Canada: a critical exam
Tobacco Control
added Apr 14, 2014 09:10
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WHO plans to regulate e-cigarettes in same way as normal tobacco ($$)

Leaked documents seen by the Financial Times revealed that parts of the WHO are keen to classify the battery-powered devices as tobacco under the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, a WHO treaty that obliges governments to curtail smoking rates acros
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 13, 2014 23:22
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Continued implications of taxing roll-your-own tobacco as pipe tobacco in the USA

smokers who would otherwise quit will continue to have a low-cost alternative product available for purchase. Potential solutions include: (1) US Treasury Department distinguishing between RYO and pipe tobacco based on physical characteristics and (2) cha
Tobacco Control
added Apr 11, 2014 15:33
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[Malta] Minister announces tax rise on cigarettes, then takes it back

Scicuna this evening announced a 5 cent increase in excise tax on cigarettes but later on denied that there would be an increase and insisted that the government only wanted to address a loophole in the taxation system. A few minutes later, Prof Scicluna
Malta Independent (mt)
added Apr 11, 2014 15:14
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Judge restores $120 million in tobacco settlement to Pennsylvania

A Philadelphia judge on Thursday set aside most of an arbitration ruling that could have cost the state of Pennsylvania some $180 million from a landmark 1998 settlement with the nation's tobacco companies.
Reuters
added Apr 11, 2014 10:43
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[Pennsylvania] State wins ruling on tobacco accord

Philadelphia court Thursday reduced by two-thirds the loss in tobacco settlement payments Pennsylvania would sustain this year under an arbitration panel decision. The arbitration panel found that in 2003 Pennsylvania did not "diligently enforce" laws re
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Apr 11, 2014 10:38
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[Pennsylvania] Pa. recoups $120 million in battle over tobacco settlement

Thursday's ruling by Judge Patricia McInerney took with one hand and gave with the other. McInerney denied the state's motion to vacate the arbitrators' decision. But she granted the financial relief that the state had requested. The ruling hinges on t
Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Apr 10, 2014 22:42
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[New Jersey] LETTER: ROSS: NJ tax on e-cigarettes will keep smokers smoking: Letter

E-cigarettes represent the best hope of helping addicted smokers quit. By putting obstacles in the way, such as this horrendous tax, the governor has in effect decided to keep ’em smoking — which I fear is fine with the government. After all, their action
Newark (NJ) Star-Ledger
added Apr 10, 2014 22:30
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