Headlines Tagged with Tax — 25,451 headlines found
In a letter, Tabaqueria de Filipinas Inc. appealed to President Aquino not to pass into law House Bill 5727 or the sin tax bill as it would result to almost 12,000 percent increase in the price of Philippine cigar which it called a long-treasured nationa
Jul 16, 2012 Malaya (ph)
added Jul 15, 2012 13:39
This commentary suggests two lessons for public finance practitioners. Substantive tax increases are crucial to reducing tobacco use... Second, as a rule of thumb, governments cannot afford to neglect the annual increases that ensure that tobacco taxes do
Feb 11, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Feb 12, 2015 10:47
the new tax also exempts e-cigarettes and any other products that have been approved by the FDA for smoking cessation. An e-cigarette is defined as an electronic vaporizer producing an aerosol that simulates tobacco smoking.
Sep 24, 2014 Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Sep 26, 2014 07:17
Texas enacted an unconstitutional law that subjects only small tobacco companies to a tax of 55 cents per pack, the Texas Small Tobacco Coalition claims in court. The coalition sued General Greg Abbott and Comptroller Susan Combs, in Travis County C
Jul 19, 2013 Courthouse News
added Jul 19, 2013 11:17
a recent study urges the Government of Nunavut to enact "substantial tobacco price increases, indoor and outdoor smoke-free restrictions, underage purchasing restrictions, as well as mass media campaigns, evidence-based prevention and cessation programs,
Aug 13, 2012 Nunatsiaq News (ca)
added Aug 16, 2012 11:58
The Government should raise cigarette prices to RM30 from the current RM10 for a pack of 20 sticks if it is really serious about curbing the smoking scourge.
Jul 26, 2012 Consumer Association of Penang (my)
added Jul 26, 2012 08:27
[Connecticut] OLR Bill Analysis: sSB 357 / AN ACT CONCERNING VARIOUS STATUTES PERTAINING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE SERVICES.
This bill makes anyone who has or allows someone to use a "cigarette rolling machine" to make cigarettes at his or her retail or commercial premises a tobacco product manufacturer, subject to existing laws and restrictions governing such manufacturers wh
Jun 4, 2012 Connecticut General Assembly
added Jun 4, 2012 10:33
The Saudi government will from Sunday start implementing a selective tax that includes products that are harmful to health, primarily tobacco, energy drinks and sodas. Recent statistics show that 6 million smokers in Saudi Arabia will be affected by the t
Jun 10, 2017 Arab News (sa)
added Jun 13, 2017 02:14
Two of the largest cigarette producers in Armenia are Grand Tobacco and International Masis Tabac. In the first quarter of this year Grand Tobacco paid 2.528 billion (US$ 5.261 million) in taxes, up from 1.733 billion AMD in the same period last year.
May 12, 2015 HETQ.am Investigative Journalists (am)
added May 12, 2015 14:11
Cigarette prices in the West Bank are expected to rise slightly after Israel brought up prices by 0.28 shekels per pack, a Palestinian Finance Ministry official said. Bandi Dahdah, who is in charge of custom tax department, told Ma'an Saturday that Pales
Jan 4, 2014 Ma'an News Agency (ps)
added Jan 4, 2014 13:24