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Kansas Set to Slash E-Liquid Tax

When it adopted a 20-cent-per-milliliter tax in 2015, proponents of the vaping industry were outraged, saying it would force consumers to buy product online or across state borders and obliterate the vaping business in Kansas. As a result, lawmakers adop
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 11, 2017 00:00
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Vape Dealers Say Pa. E-Cig Tax Overbroad, Discriminatory ($$)

Pennsylvania sellers of nicotine vaping supplies say the state’s Department of Revenue is enforcing an illegal, overbroad application of a 40 percent tax to items not inherently vape-related, according to a case removed to federal court Thursday. The com
Law360
added Mar 10, 2017 23:45
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Ninety percent tax and rising

Giles Roca, director general of the UK’s Tobacco Manufacturers’ Association (UKTMA), has expressed disappointment that yesterday’s budget raised tobacco taxes. “We are disappointed that the government has once again raised taxation on tobacco when tax o
Tobacco Reporter
added Mar 11, 2017 00:16
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Indiana House GOP open to smaller cigarette tax increase

The leader of the Indiana House says he is willing to back down at least partially on a proposed $1 cigarette tax increase. Tobacco and convenience store trade groups have opposed the increase the House endorsed last month, along with many Republicans in
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 9, 2017 21:36
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[UK] Why didn't he simply say so? Smokers see cost of a packet of cigarettes rise by 35p

From May, a minimum level of excise duty for a packet of 20 will be introduced The latest measures effectively wipe out cheaper prices on packs of cigarettes It means smokers will not be able to buy a packet for less than £8.82 plus VAT
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 9, 2017 19:09
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[Canada] BONOKOSKI: Butting out: Not seeing the tobacco fields for the leaves

Philpott is working to reduce tobacco consumption among Canadians, but has left out important stakeholders such as convenience store owners and organizations fighting the scourge of contraband tobacco
Edmonton (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Mar 9, 2017 01:34
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[UK] Budget cigarette tax targets brands popular with young smokers

The UK government will impose a tax floor on cigarettes later this year in an effort to drive out cheaper tobacco brands that are popular with younger smokers. Chancellor Philip Hammond said in Wednesday’s Budget that from May the tobacco excise duty on
Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 9, 2017 15:09
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New Mexico Senate approves cigarette tax hike

A proposal to increase New Mexico’s tax on cigarettes to $3.16 a pack has been approved by the state Senate. Senate Democrats backed the $1.50-a-pack increase Wednesday over Republican objections on a 24-16 vote. The bill now moves to the House.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 9, 2017 14:41
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[New York] Conservative Party: Block Tax On E-Cigarettes

The state Conservative Party is urging lawmakers to block a bill that would tax electronic cigarettes, a growing alternative to traditional tobacco products. In a legislative memorandum, the party cast doubt on concerns by health officials over whether
New York State of Politics (Capital Tonight/Spectrum News)
added Mar 8, 2017 19:47
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[UK] HM Treasury gives green light to smugglers as tobacco taxes rise to ridiculous levels

“We are disappointed that the Government has once again raised taxation on tobacco when tax on some of the lowest priced cigarettes already accounts for 90% of the price. Taxation on tobacco in the UK is already the highest in the EU meaning that prices
Tobacco Manufacturers Association (TMA) (uk)
added Mar 8, 2017 18:39
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