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New York Cigarette And Tobacco Products Tax Essentials

The tax on cigarette and tobacco products in New York State has two separate rate systems – one for cigarettes and one for tobacco products... Whatever its future, the Cigarettes and Tobacco Products Tax in New York is clearly a force to be reckoned with,
Lawyers.com Blog
added Mar 8, 2018 23:10
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HACKER: Raising Kentucky's cigarette tax is good health policy and good for kids

Health advocates are calling for a $1 per pack increase in Kentucky’s state tax on cigarettes because it will reduce tobacco use, particularly among youth and pregnant women. Less smoking means healthier babies and youth and a significant reduction in th
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Mar 8, 2018 17:47
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[North Carolina] 4,500 Reynolds employees to get $1,000 bonus as result of corporate tax-rate cut

Reynolds American Inc. said Wednesday that most of its 5,500 employees will benefit from a one-time $1,000 bonus related to the federal corporate tax rate cut. British American Tobacco PLC became the world’s largest publicly traded tobacco manufacturer
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 8, 2018 17:32
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[South Africa] Secretariat of UN tobacco treaty launches Knowledge Hub on Tobacco Taxation and African Tobacco Industry Monitoring

Secretariat launched the Economics of Tobacco Control Project on tobacco taxation and the elimination of illicit trade of tobacco products, housed at Cape Town University. It also launched the Africa Centre for Tobacco Industry Monitoring and Policy Resea
World Conference on Tobacco OR Health (WCTOH)
added Mar 8, 2018 15:25
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[Asia, Thailand] Tobacco Monopoly feels the burn from new excise rates

This year, the TTM will plunge into the red as it has not been able to reduce its huge spending in light of the tax, implemented in September last year...packs of cigarettes with a retail price over 60 baht are subject to a 40% levy while cheaper packs en
Bangkok Post (th)
added Mar 6, 2018 14:53
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Could This Be the Year for a Hefty Tobacco Tax Increase in Kentucky?

In a state where tobacco has a rich history, a movement is underway to increase Kentucky’s tax on cigarettes. Supporters say it would reduce smoking rates and save lives while opponents argue a tax hike will hurt farmers and the economy. But with the s
WKU Public Radio (Western Kentucky University)
added Mar 6, 2018 14:49
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The State of New Jersey is considering a 75% tax on e-cigarettes

Bill 1586would “impose a tax burden in line with a similar tax burden imposed upon cigarettes under the cigarette tax act,” despite the fact that e-cigarettes have been proven to be significantly safer than regular cigarettes.This bill intends “to impose
Vaping Post (ch)
added Mar 5, 2018 16:25
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BLOOMBERG: Big Tobacco must be 'held accountable': Michael Bloomberg

Foundation for a Smoke-Free World? Is it credible? A: The tobacco industry has one goal, and that is to make profits....The fact is that [PMI] continues to aggressively market tobacco to children. They are fighting back against policies aimed at fighting
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Mar 5, 2018 15:14
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[Nebraska] SCHICK: Raising tobacco costs will make impact

The Nebraska Legislature is currently considering a number of proposals to increase the tax on tobacco in our state. I want to lend my voice to the chorus of supporters singing the praises of this approach. Significantly raising taxes and prices on toba
Grand Island (NE) Independent
added Mar 5, 2018 14:39
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$9.80 a pack: France aims to curb smoking with price increase

France’s one-euro increase Thursday in the price of cigarettes brings the average price of a pack to 8 euros, or $9.80 U.S.... Cigarette manufacturers estimate that the decline in French sales in 2018 will be 10 to 15 percent. Some have attempted to mini
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 2, 2018 18:08
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