Headlines Tagged with Tax — 25,548 headlines found
“If the world is serious about knocking down consumption by one-third, the only way to get there is significant increases in taxes,” Dr. Prabhat Jah, director of the Centre for Global Health Research at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, said in an inter
Jan 2, 2014 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jan 2, 2014 08:46
The head of Canada’s biggest cigarette maker is railing against taxes on tobacco products she says are “extreme,” as well as against health “extremists” who want the sale of the cancer-causing products banned completely.
May 29, 2014 GlobalTV (ca)
added May 30, 2014 04:52
A federal court injunction gave temporary relief to the 13 Tobacco Road, roll-you-own cigarette shops in Tampa Bay, which reopened July 27. Partnership owner Sam Bontempo has vowed to fight a federal law that led to higher taxes on discounted smokes.
Jul 27, 2012 Patch.org
added Jul 28, 2012 10:48
Governments are never going to get that money back by scolding people into being better citizens when all the government does about cigarettes is treat them as a cash cow.
Nov 4, 2014 Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Nov 5, 2014 10:35
Long Plain First Nation celebrated the grand opening today of a new gas station and smoke shop on the first urban reserve within city limits. First Nation chiefs and officials from the province, the city and federal government braved a stiff winter wind
Feb 23, 2015 Winnipeg (Manitoba) Free Press (ca)
added Feb 26, 2015 09:31
With the Province on the red side of the ledger, the finance minister said Ontario will turn its attention to the “underground economy,” with a renewed focus on contraband tobacco products, which Mr. Sousa said could fetch as much as $400 million in addi
Nov 30, 2014 DurhamRegion.com (ca)
added Dec 1, 2014 13:20
The Bihar government has decided to make tobacco tax free in the state, making a complete mockery of the Centre's anti-tobacco drive worth crores of rupees. The decision was taken after tobacco farmers reportedly met Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and compl
Oct 16, 2013 OneIndia.com (in)
added Oct 16, 2013 09:05
An extra levy on cigarettes will raise the price by about $3 for each carton of 200 cigarettes.
Feb 25, 2016 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Feb 26, 2016 18:33
President Obama signed a part of the Highway Transportation Bill . . . So Alexander and other owners across the country found a loophole with the help of lawyers, changing the store fronts from retail locations to Private Member Only Clubs.
Sep 14, 2012 KNDO-TV (Yakima, WA)
added Sep 14, 2012 07:40
Sweanor presented his thesis in the New England Journal of Medicine, suggesting "sharply-increased taxes on combustible (cigarettes)" while reducing or eliminating excise taxes on smokeless alternatives like e-cigarettes, which remain unsanctioned in Can
Aug 20, 2015 Ottawa (Ont) Sun
added Aug 20, 2015 14:44