Headlines Tagged with Tax — 22,507 headlines found
With today's release of the Alberta budget, the National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco (NCACT) is concerned that the government's decision to increase tobacco taxes risks fueling contraband tobacco in the province.
Mar 26, 2015 Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Mar 27, 2015 15:39
A proposal to dramatically cut the tax on premium cigars in Minnesota drew anti-smoking advocates to the State Capitol Wednesday. "We are a small business with real ties to our community, and we are part of the fabric that historic Grande Avenue in St. P
Mar 25, 2015 KARE NBC 11 (Minneapolis, MN)
added Mar 27, 2015 15:25
Senate Bill 407, submitted Tuesday by Sen. Ben Clark, D-Hoke, would decrease the excise tax from 5 cents per milliliter to 3 cents on the nicotine mixture...drew the support of Reynolds...increasing use of the products. R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co. makes Vuse
Mar 26, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 27, 2015 12:42
When asked how the province can stabilize revenue, the top three choices from Albertans responding to the survey were raising tobacco taxes (71%), increasing corporate taxes (69%) and introducing a graduated personal tax rate (58%).
Mar 23, 2015 Edmonton (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Mar 27, 2015 12:03
described taxes on legal marijuana as "blood money" and said that states that legalize the drug "put the lives of children and citizens at risk" for financial gain, the Asbury Park Press reported Thursday.
Mar 27, 2015 TalkingPointsMemo (TPM) blog
added Mar 27, 2015 11:57
ASH welcomed the Government’s refreshed anti-illicit tobacco strategy launched today... However, ASH is concerned about the use of an industry authentication system, Codentify, to tackle the illicit market given the tobacco industry’s ongoing record of c
Mar 24, 2015 ASH London (uk)
added Mar 27, 2015 11:44
Washoe County Health District today issued a Position Statement making several recommendations related to the use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) -- namely, that e-cigarettes should be treated like any other tobacco product... “Studies indicate th
Mar 24, 2015 KRNV News 4 (Reno, NV)
added Mar 25, 2015 18:51
Senate Bill 407, submitted Tuesday by Sen. Ben Clark, D-Hoke, would decrease the excise tax from 5 cent-per-milliliter to 3 cents on the nicotine mixture used in e-cigs. Although the tax was approved in 2014, it does not start being applied until June 1.
Mar 25, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 25, 2015 17:13
State Rep. Harold Ritchie wants to raise the state cigarette tax to $1.54 per pack – a more than four-fold increase – as Louisiana struggles to close a looming $1.6 billion state budget hole. The current tax is 36 cents per pack – the third lowest in t
Mar 24, 2015 Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Mar 24, 2015 13:31
New Louisiana Report Finds Significant Benefits to Tobacco Tax Increase - Legislators Should Act Now to Reduce Smoking, Saves Lives, Raise Millions
The new study issued today by the Louisiana Budget Project reports that a higher tobacco tax in Louisiana will deliver significant health and financial benefits to the state. A substantial increase in the tobacco tax will reduce smoking, especially among
Mar 24, 2015 PR Newswire
added Mar 24, 2015 13:25