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[Kentucky] Cigarette tax too skimpy to deter smokers, coalition says

The Coalition for a Smoke-Free Tomorrow is lamenting a cigarette tax hike that it thinks is unlikely to have a meaningful impact on Kentuckians’ health. Kentucky lawmakers passed a revenue bill Monday that includes a 50-cent increase to the cigarette tax
Insider Louisville
added Apr 4, 2018 16:55
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BRIEF-‍Fitch Affirms New Jersey EDA's Cigarette Tax Revenue Bonds At 'BBB+'

Reuters
added Apr 2, 2018 22:38
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[Asia, Pakistan] Tobacco growers seek incentives, low tax rates

A representative of the tobacco growers on Saturday asked government to provide incentives and lower taxes on tobacco production to give relief to the farmers. “Tobacco contributes to federal exchequer in shape of sales tax and federal excise duty (FED)
The News (pk)
added Apr 1, 2018 17:44
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[Asia, Pakistan] elimination of third slab on cigarette price proposed

The official said that ministry has raised its concerns on the third slab introduced by Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) last year for specific tobacco brands which reduced their price and increased the consumption. “Pakistan is moving towards adopting ‘T
The Nation (pk)
added Apr 1, 2018 17:42
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[New York] Seneca Cigarette Tax Dispute Triggers Work on Possible New Thruway Exit

The Seneca Nation of Indians tells Channel 2 they are aware of the construction work and want to stress that they have no role in the effort. "Although we know the reason for his actions, we look for a safe resolution addressing this situation," the sta
News Radio 930 WBEN (Buffalo, NY)
added Apr 17, 2018 15:57
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[New York] Seneca cigarette tax dispute causes businessman to build possible new Thruway exit in Western NY

Eric White, the owner of Big Indian Smoke Shop in Irving, is taking steps to build his own off-ramp that leads to his smoke shop. White is a member of the Seneca Nation of Indians. He's reportedly building the ramp as part of a personal protest after lo
Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Apr 17, 2018 10:17
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Oklahoma Cigarette Tax Increase Is a Big Win for Kids and Health

It is terrific news for Oklahoma’s kids and health that the Legislature has approved – and Gov. Mary Fallin has signed into law – a $1 per pack increase in the state cigarette tax. The cigarette tax increase is a win-win-win solution for Oklahoma – a hea
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 30, 2018 15:52
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[New York] VIDEO: Is a Seneca businessman really building a Thruway off ramp?

We can confirm that on March 15 an administrative law judge issued a ruling which upheld fines totaling $2.4 million against White and one of his enterprises for allegedly selling and unstamped -and therefore untaxed - cigarettes in 2012. White had clai
WGRZ-TV NBC CHANNEL 2 (Buffalo, NY)
added Apr 17, 2018 10:21
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[Canada] SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT ON TAXATION AND DISPARITIES IN SMOKING

Although smoking rates in Canada remain substantially higher among lower socioeconomic groups, similar reductions have been achieved among all socioeconomic groups over the past 20 years—the period with the largest absolute increases in tobacco taxes.
Canadian Medical Association Journal (ca)
added Mar 31, 2018 14:12
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[Africa, Nigeria] NCD Alliance urges FG to incorporate tax structures on cigarettes

The Non-Communicable Disease Alliance of Nigeria (NCD Alliance Nigeria) has urged the federal government to intensify efforts to incorporate the tax structure on cigarettes. The group, in a statement signed by the President, Dr. Sonny Kuku said the gove
Lagos Guardian (ng)
added Mar 29, 2018 17:20
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