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ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES / Effect on Federal Excise Taxes Collected on Traditional Cigarettes Is Not Currently Evident (PDF)

If the percentage of high school students using cigarettes continues to decline, cigarette FET revenue could also decrease at a greater rate than the average historic trend observed since April 2009, when FET on cigarettes and other tobacco products wa
General Accounting Office (GAO)
added Oct 13, 2015 11:10

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES: Effect on Federal Excise Taxes Collected on Traditional Cigarettes Is Not Currently Evident

GAO's analysis found no evidence that use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) has affected federal excise tax (FET) revenue from traditional cigarettes, which has been declining over time (see figure). Possible reasons for the lack of a detectable ef
General Accounting Office (GAO)
added Oct 13, 2015 11:07

Avalara Automates Tax Compliance for E-Cigarette Excise Taxes

Avalara's new compliance solution calculates taxes and generates signature-ready forms for e-cigarette excise taxes. Avalara now provides compliance support for the states of Louisiana, North Carolina and Minnesota -- the three states currently taxing e-
added Oct 12, 2015 20:11

[Pennsylvania] MYERS: Three good reasons for Pa. to hike tobacco tax

a win-win-win solution: A health win that will reduce tobacco use, particularly among children, and save lives; A financial win that will help balance the state budget; and A political win that polls show is popular with voters.
added Oct 12, 2015 18:42

[UK] Tobacco tax increase urged by parliamentary group

The tax rate currently goes up by 2% above inflation each year, but the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Smoking and Health wants that increased to 5%. It says an extra £100m per year would be generated to spend on anti-smoking projects, and the rate of
BBC Online
added Oct 12, 2015 10:38

[Ireland] Does raising tax on cigarettes actually work?

Despite Dr Reilly’s claims, sharp increases in tobacco excise have been far from the money-spinner the Fine Gael/Labour government has been predicting, a new analysis by shows.
The (ie)
added Oct 11, 2015 17:32

[Ireland] Budget 2016: could price of cigarettes be hiked to €10.50 to help fund USC cut?

A hike in the price of cigarettes will be used to help pay for a dramatic reduction of 2pc in the Universal Social Charge (USC).... "The revenue from more tax on cigarettes will help fund a cut in the USC of 2pc, rather than the original plan for a 1.5pc
Irish Independent (ie)
added Oct 11, 2015 09:22

Cigarette production hike in US linked to disposable income

CBC News (ca)
added Oct 11, 2015 09:18

[Asia] Implementation of WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Article 6 in ASEAN Countries (PDF)

according to the 2015 WHO Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic, only 10% of the world’s people live in countries with sufficiently high tobacco taxes. Retail prices of cigarettes are varied across the region (Figure 1). High-income countries have highe
Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) (th)
added Oct 11, 2015 09:01

[Asia, Asia-pacific] SEATCA Tobacco Tax Index

The world’s first Index on the WHO FCTC Article 6 by civil society. The report gauges the implementation of tobacco tax measures in ASEAN countries in relation to the recommendations of the FCTC Article 6 Guidelines which urges the governments in ASEAN
Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) (th)
added Oct 11, 2015 08:58
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