Headlines Tagged with Tax — 22,000 headlines found
Smoke-filled bars and packed cancer wards reflect decades of neglect ... Researchers say inadequate public awareness of smoking risks, coupled with aggressive tobacco marketing, has left Asian nations with some of the highest smoking rates in the world a
Sep 18, 2014 Malay Mail (my)
added Sep 17, 2014 23:19
A Saudi anti-smoking society, Naqa, has called for hiking the prices of cigarettes to help reduce the numbers of smokers in the kingdom. “Saudi Arabia is witnessing alarming rise in the number of smokers, particularly among male and female students,” Mo
Sep 16, 2014 Zawya.com (ae)
added Sep 17, 2014 17:53
“This failure in public policy provides the most striking and objective evidence to date showing that Mayor Bloomberg’s aggressive anti-smoking campaign has been ineffective,” said Jeff Stier, senior fellow at the National Center.
Sep 17, 2014 New York Observer
added Sep 17, 2014 17:18
[Missouri] SIEGEL: Anti-Smoking Groups Reveal Real Reason they Opposed Ban on E-Cig Sales to Minors: Money and Protection of Cigarette Sales
they want to see electronic cigarettes taxed, just as tobacco products... Why would we want to give cigarettes even more of a competitive advantage in the marketplace by reducing the cost advantage... willing to sacrifice the health of Missouri children b
Sep 17, 2014 The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Sep 17, 2014 14:45
Austrians loathe giving up cigarettes and the statistics prove this out... One reason for this may be because Austria is one of the last EU countries where the minimum age for purchasing tobacco is 16 years of age. In 2006, state revenues from sales to mi
Sep 16, 2014 The Local Austria (at)
added Sep 17, 2014 14:20
Walgreens, and its slogan “at the corner of happy and healthy”....would mean more if Walgreens joined CVS to end tobacco product sales....Maybe the Missouri legislature will raise the tax from an embarrassing 17 cents a pack to $2 a pack to follow CVS’ g
Sep 17, 2014 Kansas City (MO) Star
added Sep 17, 2014 11:05
The poor smoking households benefit the most from increases in excise taxes; from a budgetary perspective, as they reduce their smoking consumption significantly, the share of their excise payment in total household expenditures declines. From a health p
Sep 16, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Sep 17, 2014 08:17
The Ministry of Finance has mapped out a two-stage plan for a luxury tax increase on tobacco, under which the tax rate will be raised from 65 percent to 70 percent in the first phase by 2016, and then to 75 percent by 2019.
Sep 17, 2014 Vietnam Net
added Sep 17, 2014 06:48
Pennsylvania House could vote as early as Wednesday to authorize Philadelphia to impose a $2-per-pack tax on cigarettes to raise money for its cash-starved schools.
Sep 17, 2014 Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Sep 17, 2014 06:41
In Tristan Associates v. Commonwealth, the radiologists' attorney, Lloyd R. Persun, told the justices that the use of MRIs and CT scanners to produce images of a patient's body constituted manufacturing, and was therefore eligible for tax exemption.
Sep 15, 2014 Law.com
added Sep 16, 2014 14:16