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[Colorado] $10 cigarettes? It's possible with a proposed tobacco tax in Aspen

ASPEN - The city of Aspen is considering asking voters in November to impose a tax on all tobacco products. The city council asked its staff Monday to continue working on a question for the November ballot that would add a $4 tax on the price of a pack
KUSA-TV Channel 9 (Denver, CO)
added Aug 10, 2017 03:46
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[New York] Cigarette smokers must shell out at least $13 as City Council raises minimum price per pack

Cigarettes will be pricier and harder to find after the City Council passed legislation Wednesday to hike the minimum price of a pack to $13, cut the number of tobacco sellers and ban the sale of smokes in pharmacies. The mayor — who rolled out the plan
New York Daily News
added Aug 10, 2017 03:43
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[New York] Cigarettes Will Cost At Least $13-A-Pack After NYC Law Change

Mayor Bill de Blasio championed the legislation, saying his goal is to get 160,000 of the city’s 900,000 smokers to quit over the next three years.
Patch.org
added Aug 10, 2017 03:42
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[Colorado] Aspen voters asked to vote on new sales tax

Prices for cigarettes and other tobacco products in Aspen will see a substantial increase in the event that voters approve a local tobacco sales tax this fall...."Future leases (in which the city is landlord) should exclude tobacco sales from moving forwa
Vail (CO) Daily News
added Aug 10, 2017 03:37
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[Kentucky] LETTER: Death by smoking saves money

Smokers reduce health care costs by billions of dollars by dying younger. Chesney ignores that thousands of small farmers in Kentucky and North Carolina in the U.S
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Aug 10, 2017 03:36
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Cigars Fend Off Challengers

The impact that taxes, bans and restrictions have on cigar sales are often difficult to measure. The effect of a flavor ban can prove devastating for retailers that bump against another jurisdiction that does not have a ban. The same goes for taxes. In s
Convenience Store Decisions
added Aug 10, 2017 03:36
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Ex-DoH chiefs call for cigarette tax hike

In a news briefing on Tuesday, petitions were signed to urge senators and President Rodrigo Duterte to include cigarette tax in deliberations on the comprehensive tax reform package. Present during the event were three former Health secretaries, namely
Manila Times (ph)
added Aug 10, 2017 03:35
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[New York] Price of cigarettes hiked to $13 per pack minimum by City Council

The seven bills approved by the City Council also impose a 10-percent tax on all tobacco products except cigarettes, a cap on the number of tobacco retailers, a ban on cigarette sales in pharmacies, will boost the cost of a cigarette-selling license, man
amNew York
added Aug 10, 2017 03:23
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[New York] Lawmakers raise minimum price of cigarettes, slash number of tobacco sellers

Lawmakers passed legislation designed to hike the minimum price of a pack by $2.50, slash the number of tobacco sellers and ban the sale of cigarettes in pharmacies. The bills are waiting for Mayor Bill de Blasio’s signature. The seven bills are designe
WPIX-TV (New York, NY)
added Aug 10, 2017 03:21
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2017 Tobacco Excise-Tax Scorecard

Twenty-two states considered the issue so far this year. Here's where they've passed
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Aug 10, 2017 02:10
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